AMES, Okla. — The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) reported a magnitude 3.0 earthquake early Wednesday morning, Sept. 16, 2020, in rural Major County.

The quake was reported at 4:27 a.m. Wednesday about four miles northwest of Ames and 22 miles west-southwest of Enid.

Depth of the quake was about 4 miles.

The quake was approximately 10 miles southwest of two earlier quakes, magnitudes 2.9 and 3.5, reported by USGS on Aug. 31 about 2 miles southeast of Meno.

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