Small earthquake hits central Oregon

A small earthquake has struck in central Oregon.

The U.S. Geological Survey says a 3.6-magnitude temblor struck at 1:17 a.m. today. It was centered near the town of Maupin, about 90 miles southeast of Portland.

The USGS website showed that the quake's intensity was light and very few people reported feeling it.

Quakes of this magnitude rarely cause any problems.

— Associated Press

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