Minor Quake Reported in Irving - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Minor Quake Reported in Irving



    3.0 Quake Hits Near DFW Airport Tuesday

    No damage has been reported from a 3.0 magnitude earthquake that hit near DFW Airport Tuesday night. (Published Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2013)

    A minor earthquake has been reported in the Irving area Tuesday night.

    The epicenter of the 3.0-magnitude quake was 5 miles north-northwest of Irving at a depth of 10 miles, according to the website of the U.S. Geological Survey's Earthquake Hazards Program.

    Numerous residents in Euless, Farmers Branch and Irving reported feeling the shaking at about 10:16 p.m.