A minor earthquake magnitude 2.7 (mg/mb) was reported Thursday, 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Midlothian in Texas. The temblor was reported at 02:12:44 / 2:12 pm (local time epicenter) at a depth of 5 km (3 miles). Global time of event 2015-01-08 08:12:44 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -97.0639 West, latitude 32.517 North, depth 5 km.
Close countries, United States (c. 310 233 000 pop). The epicenter was 38 km (24 miles) from Dallas (c. 1 197 800 pop), 33 km (21 miles) from Fort Worth (c. 741 200 pop), 25 km (15 miles) from Arlington (c. 365 400 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Plano (c. 259 800 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Garland (c. 226 900 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Allen, Frisco, Wylie.
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