07:00 GMT26 January 2021
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    A 5.6-magnitude earthquake occurred on Saturday in the central US state of Oklahoma, the US Geological Survey (USGS) said.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — The earthquake was recorded 14 kilometers (8.7 miles) northwest from the city of Pawnee, at a depth of 6.6 kilometers. (4.1 miles), according to the USGS.

    No information on damage or casualties was immediately available.

    In 2011, a 5.6 magnitude earthquake occurred near Prague, Oklahoma. According to the USGS estimates, it was the most powerful earthquake ever recorded in this US state.


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