Tracking earthquakes and their effect on North Texas

Friday, Jun 12, 2015 at 04:34 PM CDT

TX Agency: Disposal Wells Didn't Cause 4.0 Quake

TX Agency: Disposal Wells Didn't Cause 4.0 Quake

Texas oil and gas regulators say there is no evidence that a record 4.0 earthquake last month in the northern part of the state was caused by injecting oilfield waste into underground wells.

Monday, May 18, 2015 at 02:10 PM CDT

3.3 Magnitude Earthquake Rattles NTX

3.3 Magnitude Earthquake Rattles NTX

Breaking news from NBC 5. The U.S. Geological Survey reports an earthquake rattled North Texas early Monday afternoon.

Saturday, May 9, 2015 at 12:15 PM CDT

2.7-Magnitude Earthquake Shakes North Texas

2.7-Magnitude Earthquake Shakes North Texas

The U.S. Geological Survey reports an earthquake rattled North Texas Saturday morning.

Friday, May 8, 2015 at 11:22 PM CDT

State Agency Orders Injection Well Tests After NTX Quake

State Agency Orders Injection Well Tests After NTX Quake

Operators of five North Texas injection wells will be required to conduct testing following a 4.0 magnitude earthquake Thursday evening in rural Johnson County, the Railroad Commission of Texas says.

Friday, May 8, 2015 at 05:40 PM CDT

Surveillance Video of Thursday's Earthquake

Surveillance Video of Thursday's Earthquake

A remote area of North Texas has experienced an earthquake that was unusually strong for the region. A Shell Gas Station in Venus captured the quake on surveillance video.

Friday, May 8, 2015 at 05:42 PM CDT

4.0-Magnitude Earthquake Shakes North Texas

4.0-Magnitude Earthquake Shakes North Texas

The U.S. Geological Survey confirms a 4.0 magnitude earthquake rattled North Texas Thursday evening.

Monday, May 4, 2015 at 05:42 PM CDT

Two Earthquakes Rattled North Texas Monday

Two Earthquakes Rattled North Texas Monday

The U.S. Geological Survey reports a 2.7-magnitude earthquake rattled North Texas Monday.

Monday, May 4, 2015 at 04:23 PM CDT

Two Earthquakes Rattled North Texas Sunday

Two Earthquakes Rattled North Texas Sunday

The USGS confirms two earthquakes rattled North Texas on Sunday.

Tuesday, Sep 1, 2015 at 08:48 PM CDT

Texas Lawmakers Move to Stop Local Fracking Bans

Texas Lawmakers Move to Stop Local Fracking Bans

Just as new scientific reports are reinforcing links between fracking and earthquakes, Texas legislators are moving to limit cities’ control over oil and gas drilling in their communities.

Thursday, Apr 23, 2015 at 01:35 PM CDT

Report: Man-Made Quakes Shake Over a Dozen Areas in US

Report: Man-Made Quakes Shake Over a Dozen Areas in US

More than a dozen areas in the United States have been shaken in recent years by small earthquakes triggered by oil and gas drilling, a government report released Thursday found.

Did You Feel It?
Need to report an earthquake? Send an email to newstips@nbcdfw.com and visit the United States Geological Survey's Did You Feel It? web page.