US Geological Survey: 4.1 magnitude earthquake recorded near Medford


MEDFORD, Okla. – Just days after a 5.6 magnitude earthquake shook the Midwest, some Oklahoma residents are still bracing for quakes.

On Tuesday afternoon, the U.S. Geological Survey announced that a 4.1 magnitude earthquake was recorded 11 miles northwest of Medford.

The quake registered around 12:48 p.m.

Just one minute later, a 3.7 magnitude quake was registered in the same general area.

Less than an hour later, the U.S. Geological Survey recorded a 3.5 magnitude earthquake 12 miles northwest of Medford.

On Saturday morning, the 5.6 magnitude quake woke up Oklahomans across the state and even caused damage to several homes near the epicenter.