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Earthquake reported in Kansas, felt in Arkansas

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) -

An earthquake rattled parts of Oklahoma and Kansas Wednesday afternoon, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

The earthquake, centered in Conway Springs, Kansas, had a preliminary 4.8 magnitude. The quake was felt as far away as Fayetteville, more than 200 miles from the epicenter.

According to the U.S.G.S., the quake happened sometime before 4:00 p.m.

No injuries or damage have been reported.

Five smaller quakes were recorded by the U.S.G.S. in north central Oklahoma and south central Kansas in the last 24 hours.

To read about all earthquakes reported in the United States, click here.

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