Small earthquake reported in central Oklahoma

Mar 11, 2012

PADEN, Okla. (AP) — The United States Geological Survey has recorded a small earthquake in central Oklahoma. The survey reports that the 3.1 magnitude quake was recorded at 4:11 a.m. Saturday about two miles southwest of Paden — about 55 miles east of Oklahoma City.

No injuries or damage were reported.

Geologists say earthquakes of magnitude 2.5 to 3.0 are generally the smallest that are felt by humans.