2.6, 2.8 Magnitude Earthquakes Reported Near Irving: USGS | NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

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2.6, 2.8 Magnitude Earthquakes Reported Near Irving: USGS

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    The United States Geological Survey reported that two earthquakes rattled parts of Dallas County Thursday afternoon and early Friday morning.

    A 2.8 magnitude quake was recorded at about 3:35 p.m. Thursday with the epicenter located along Texas 114 just north of the University of Dallas campus.

    NBC 5 received several reports from viewers who said they felt the earthquake across Dallas.

    The USGS then recorded a 2.6 magniutude earthquake less than 2 miles away in the 2100 block of West Northwest Highway at 12:36 a.m. Friday.

    No damage reports have been received.

    In an earthquake, it’s important to remember these DOs and DO NOTs:

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