North Texas has 2.7 magnitude earthquake


RENO, Texas (AP) — A part of North Texas where at least 19 earthquakes happened in November has recorded another minor quake.

The U.S. Geological Survey says a 2.7 magnitude earthquake happened at 9:44 a.m. CST Tuesday in Parker County. The quake was centered a mile east-southeast of Reno, in an area about 20 miles northwest of Fort Worth.

USGS initially listed Tuesday’s earthquake as 3.4 magnitude but later downgraded the figure.

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The Parker County Sheriff’s Office had no immediate reports of damage or injuries from the area’s first confirmed earthquake of December.