Earthquakes shook the Wichita metropolitan area again and again Monday afternoon and evening, prompting social media to erupt with surprise.
The first jolt came in at a magnitude of 4.0 at 12:49 p.m.
A second jolt, which was measured at 4.5, struck at 1:12 p.m.
A third tremor measuring 2.5 was recorded at 4:07 p.m.
Then came a fourth – a 3.2 at 7:24 p.m. – and a final jolt at 8:18 p.m. that measured 4.1.
All of the quakes were centered north-northeast of Crescent, Okla., about 130 miles south of Wichita, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.