Two days, four earthquakes in North Texas

DALLAS – A 2.7-magnitude earthquake rattled North Texas Monday morning, just one of four small quakes in the region since Sunday morning.

The latest tremor was recorded at 7:58 a.m. local time in Northwest Dallas, four miles south of Farmers Branch and six miles east-northeast of Irving.

The U.S. Geological Survey said the most recent earthquake was 5 kilometers deep. There have been no reports of damages or injuries.

A 3.2-magnitude earthquake was reported outside Irving shortly after 10 a.m. Sunday morning, the most powerful of the four.

A 2.5-magnitude tremor hit at 11:12 a.m. Sunday and a 2.0-magnitude quake struck at 3:49 a.m. Monday.

The strongest quake we've felt since 2010 had a magnitude of 3.6 and hit on January 7.


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