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Oklahoma Earthquakes Rattle Residents

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A series of earthquakes shook parts of central Oklahoma early Tuesday, The Oklahoman reported.

According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the largest was a 4.3-magnitude temblor with an epicenter about 7 miles east, northeast of Luther, Okla.

Two more earthquakes -- one a 2.8-magnitude and one a 3.3-magnitude -- rattled a wide portion of of central Oklahoma minutes later.

USGS geophysicist Jana Pursley described the quakes as shallow, The Associated Press reported.

At this time, no injuries or damage have been reported.

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