2.6 Magnitude Earthquake Reported in Irving - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

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2.6 Magnitude Earthquake Reported in Irving



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    An unusual number of earthquakes have been reported in the Irving area since Oct. 28, 2014.

    Another earthquake hit Irving Wednesday afternoon.

    It's the 12th quake in less than two months to shake the city. The last reported earthquake occurred two days ago, just east of the one on Wednesday.

    The U.S. Geological Survey reported the 2.6 magnitude earthquake at 4:19 p.m. near Spur 482 and U.s Highway 114.

    There have been no reports of any damage.

    The epicenter was detected at a depth of 5 km.

    The earthquake is the 12th registered in Irving and the 13th in North Texas since Oct. 28. A Google map showing the quake locations is embedded below.

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