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3.0 magnitude earthquake strikes heart of Dallas-Fort Worth

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A small earthquake rattled homes and shook nerves in the heart of the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex Tuesday night.

The 3.0 magnitude quake struck at 10:16 p.m., according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

The quake, occurring about 10 miles beneath the surface, was centered about 5 miles northwest of Irving, 5 miles southeast of Coppell.

KSLA affiliates in the area report that there has been no report of the quake affecting operations at the airport, located roughly one mile from the epicenter.

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