Social media responds to large earthquake that rocked Oklahoma, damage reported

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EDMOND, Okla. - A strong earthquake rocked folks out of bed early Tuesday morning.

The U.S. Geological Survey recorded a 4.3 magnitude quake around 5:40 a.m.

The epicenter struck Covell and Midwest Blvd.

About 10 minutes later, another earthquake shook Edmond. (epicenter I-35 and Covell)

According to the USGS, the second quake was a 3.4.


Two earthquake struck Edmond early Tuesday morning

But, the shaking wasn't over!

Here are a list of the earthquakes reported throughout the day:

6:48 a.m. —Mag 2.9—28KM Nw of Fairview

12:47 p.m.—Mag 2.9—Covell and Air Depot

3:40 p.m.—Mag 3.2—I-35 between Covell and Coffee Creek

4:17 p.m.- Mag 3.0- about 2 miles NW of Langston

Officials say a section of Edmond was briefly without power due to the initial morning  earthquake.

Many Oklahomans took to social media to say they felt the quake.

Google Map for coordinates 35.684049 by -97.415600.

Edmond area earthquakes

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