Earthquakes Felt In SENM

Several people reported feeling the ground shake Sunday. Turns out, there was an earthquake. According to the US Geological Survey, the 3.0 magnitude earthquake happened at about 8pm Sunday in a remote part of West Texas near the community of Van Horn. This was actually the second earthquake in the past week in the area. A 2.5 magnistude earthquake was recorded on July 3rd in the same area. No damage or injuries have been reported from these small shakers.