5.1 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Just 50 Miles East of Oklahoma City – Officials On High Alert for Survey Results!

OKLAHOMA CITY, OKLAHOMA – A 5.1 magnitude earthquake rattled parts of Oklahoma late Friday night, as reported by the U.S. Geological Survey. The earthquake’s epicenter, located just northwest of Prague in Lincoln County, Oklahoma, is only 50 miles east of Oklahoma City.

At this time, there have been no reports of damage or injuries in the region. However, officials are currently conducting surveys to assess the situation and ensure the safety of the residents.

According to the USGS, earthquakes east of the Rocky Mountains, although less frequent than those in the West, are typically felt over a much broader region. An earthquake in the East can be felt over an area more than ten times larger than a similar magnitude earthquake on the West Coast. This information serves as a reminder of the potential impact and reach of seismic events in this region.

As this story continues to develop, it is important to stay updated on any new developments or information that may arise in the wake of the earthquake. These updates may provide a clearer understanding of the situation and its potential impact on the surrounding areas.