Category Archives: Earthquakes

Strong Earthquake Hits China’s Sichuan Province

A strong earthquake shook a sparsely populated area of western China late Tuesday, cutting telephone service and prompting residents to rush out of their homes, officials and media reports said. There were no immediate reports of injuries. Continue reading Strong Earthquake Hits China’s Sichuan Province


Another Oklahoma earthquake felt in Kansas Friday


CUSHING, Okla. (AP) – Oklahoma had another earthquake Friday morning that could be felt in the Wichita area.

The U.S. Geological Survey says the earthquake occurred at about 8:51 a.m. Friday near Cushing, Oklahoma. The USGS reports that the quake was centered 2km SSW of with a magnitude of 4.3.

The latest earthquake is the sixth, and strongest, reported in the area since yesterday morning.

Related link: USGS Cushing Earthquake page

Did you feel it? USGS wants to know.

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