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Minor Earthquake Hits North Texas

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(credit: Lawrence Jenkins/Getty Images)

(credit: Lawrence Jenkins/Getty Images)

KEENE, Texas (AP) — Texas has experienced another minor earthquake.

The U.S. Geological Survey says the 2.1 magnitude quake happened just before 1 a.m. Saturday.

USGS says the earthquake was near Keene, about 25 miles south of Fort Worth.

No damage or injuries were immediately reported in the area that’s also 7 miles northeast of Cleburne.

Johnson County has had several quakes in the past year. A 3.1 magnitude earthquake was reported June 15, a 3.2 magnitude quake on Jan. 18 and a 2.7 magnitude quake Dec. 7 — all northeast of Cleburne.

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