Second small earthquake strikes near Azle

North Texas earthquakes

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Map pinpoints the epicenters of the four North Texas earthquakes that struck earlier this week.

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Posted on November 9, 2013 at 4:13 PM

Updated Saturday, Nov 9 at 7:13 PM

North Texas earthquakes

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The U.S. Geological Survey detected a small earthquake in North Texas on Saturday afternoon, the latest in a series of of tremors over the last week.

The 3.0-magnitude quake struck at 1:54 p.m. eight miles northwest of Azle, just south of Springtown.

There were no initial reports of damage or injuries.

Saturday's tremor follows a 2.4-magnitude quake near Azle at 9:34 p.m. on Friday.

There have been a total of six earthquakes in North Texas this week.

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