North Texas was shaken early Monday morning by another earthquake in the same general area where more than a dozen minor quakes were already recorded in November.
A part of North Texas where at least 19 earthquakes happened in November recorded another minor quake on Tuesday. The quake was centered a mile outside of Reno.
Geophysicists at the U.S. Geological Survey say the earthquakes so far are not strong enough to cause significant structural damage, but scientists say there’s no way to know if a stronger one will follow.
The U.S. Geological Survey said that a 3.0 magnitude earthquake struck on Tuesday and was centered in the city of Azle. This is the sixth North Texas quake in the past week.
North Texas has had another earthquake in an area that’s now recorded five quakes in the past week. The latest quake happened early Monday morning, west of Azle.
Another minor earthquake has happened in Parker County.
Three earthquakes in one day have been detected around a North Texas town that has already seen a swarm of seven earthquakes in the past month.
The U.S. Geological Survey said that a 2.6 magnitude earthquake hit Tuesday night, centered a mile east-southeast of Reno, in Parker County, about 20 miles northwest of Fort Worth.
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