2.6 Magnitude Earthquake Reported in Venus: USGS - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

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2.6 Magnitude Earthquake Reported in Venus: USGS



    The United States Geological Survey says a 2.6 magnitude earthquake rattled Venus.

    The tremblor was recorded at 9:03 a.m. Monday with the epicenter located near Farm-to-Market Roads 157 and 510, between Venus and Mansfield.

    No damage has been reported.

    Experts advise those who feel a strong earthquake find a safe spot in the room under a sturdy table or against an inside wall. People are advised to get on their hands and knees and cover their head and neck with their arms and only move if they need to get away from falling objects.

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

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