Tracking earthquakes and their effect on North Texas

3.7 Magnitude Quake Reported Near Mineral Wells

Third quake in December. 20 quakes were recorded in North Texas in November

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    The highlighted maroon pin shows where the USGS detected a earthquake Monday morning near Mineral Wells.

    Another earthquake was detected in North Texas Monday, the third quake in December, after an active November.

    According to the United States Geological Survey the 3.7 magnitude earthquake was recorded at 3:23 a.m. Monday, 10 miles north-northeast of Mineral Wells.

    The epicenter for the earthquake was in Palo Pinto County. An NBC 5 viewer who lives at Possum Kingdom Lake said she felt it.

    Last month, a string of earthquakes rattled the area near the border of Tarrant and Parker counties. See a Google map here.

    There have been no injuries reported in connection with any of the earthquakes.

    Here are the USGS and NBC 5 reports of all North Texas earthquakes recorded in December and November:

    December Earthquakes

    1. Dec. 9 - 3:23 a.m.: Magnitude 3.7, north-northeast of Mineral Wells
    2. Dec. 8 - 12:10 a.m.: Magnitude 3.6, northwest of Azle
    3. Dec. 3 - 8:44 a.m.: Magnitude 2.7, north of Azle

    November Earthquakes

    1. Nov. 29 - 12:14 a.m.: Magnitude 3.2, west of Azle
    2. Nov. 28 - 2:41 a.m.: Magnitude 2.8, north of Mineral WellsStory
    3. Nov. 28 - 1:58 a.m.: Magnitude 3.6, north of Mineral WellsStory
    4. Nov. 26 - 2:03 p.m.: Magnitude 2.7, west-southwest of Azle | Story
    5. Nov. 26 - 8:24 a.m.: Magnitude 3.0, east of Azle | Story
    6. Nov. 25 - 7:55 p.m.: Magnitude 2.7, south-southeast of Azle
    7. Nov. 25 - 1:43 a.m.: Magnitude 3.3, west of AzleStory
    8. Nov. 23 - 3:43 a.m.: Magnitude 2.9, west-northwest of Azle | Story
    9. Nov. 20 - 11:53 p.m.: Magnitude 2.2, north-northeast of Azle
    10. Nov. 19 - 6:40 p.m.: Magnitude 3.6, north-northwest of Azle | Story
    11. Nov. 19 - 12:03 p.m.: Magnitude 2.8, west of Azle
    12. Nov. 19 - 11:57 a.m.: Magnitude 2.5, northwest of Azle
    13. Nov. 13 - 3:01 a.m.: Magnitude 2.6, east-northeast of Azle
    14. Nov. 11 - 2:30 a.m.: Magnitude 2.8, north of Azle | Story
    15. Nov. 9 - 1:54 p.m.: Magnitude 3.0, south of SpringtownStory
    16. Nov. 8 - 9:34 p.m. : Magnitude 2.4, northwest of Azle
    17. Nov. 7 - 10:32 p.m.: Magnitude 2.9, near Springtown
    18. Nov. 5 - 9:32 p.m.: Magnitude 2.6, north of AzleStory
    19. Nov. 2 - 12:45 a.m.: Magnitude 2.0, south-southeast of Mansfield
    20. Nov. 1 - 4:57 p.m.: Magnitude 2.1, east-northeast of Richland Hills | Story