BREAKING: 3.2-Magnitude Earthquake in West Texas



At approximately 9:53 p.m. Saturday, a 3.2-magnitude earthquake rattled West Texas.

The quake’s epicenter was located roughly 20 miles southeast of Pecos, Texas, just yards from US Route 285.

According to initial data from the United States Geological Survey, the quake measures 3.2-magnitude on the Richter Scale.  Earthquakes of this magnitude are often felt by people, but very rarely cause damage.

Shaking of indoor objects is often noticeable.


All data is preliminary at this point and more information will be provided as it becomes available.

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