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3.0 earthquake shakes West Texas three days after 3.4 quake

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Posted at 10:53 PM, Aug 02, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-02 23:53:18-04

COYANOSA, TX — The United States Geological Survey is reporting a 3.0 magnitude earthquake in West Texas, three days after a 3.4 earthquake shook the same area.

The earthquake occured 12.2 miles south-southwest of Coyanosa and 64.4 miles southwest of West Odessa.

Three days earlier, a 3.4 magnitude earthquake struck 5.7 miles north of Coyanosa and 48.8 miles southwest of West Odessa.