West Texas has minor 3.5 magnitude earthquake, near Pecos

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Published: Sep. 7, 2016 at 9:32 AM CDT
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Experts say a minor earthquake shook parts of far West Texas.

The U.S. Geological Survey says the 3.5 magnitude quake happened at 3:15 p.m. CDT Tuesday. USGS officials say the earthquake was centered in a rural area about 19 miles southeast of Pecos.

The Reeves County Sheriff's Office had no immediate reports of anyone hurt or damage.

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