SCURRY COUNTY, Texas (KTAB/KRBC) – Four earthquakes have been recorded in Scurry County since Monday.

The largest two – which came in at a magnitude 3.1 and a magnitude 3.8 on the Richter scale – were recorded Tuesday night and Wednesday morning.

Data from the U.S. Geological Survey shows the following information about each of the earthquakes:

  • August 17 (6:19 a.m.) – magnitude 3.1
    • 11.5 miles southwest of Hermleigh
    • 16.1 miles west southwest of Snyder
    • 57.8 miles east southeast of Abilene
  • August 16 (7:30 p.m.) – magnitude 3.8
    • 10.8 miles of south southwest of Hermleigh
    • 15.2 miles west southwest of Snyder
    • 25.5 miles southeast of Sweetwater
    • 58.5 miles east southeast of Abilene
  • August 16 (7:29 a.m.) – magnitude 3.0
    • 11 miles south southwest of Hermleigh
    • 15.5 miles west southwest of Snyder
    • 25.3 miles southeast of Sweetwater
    • 58.2 miles east southeast of Abilene
  • August 15 (8:22 a.m.) – magnitude 2.6
    • 5.6 miles south southwest of Hermleigh
    • 11.9 miles west of Snyder
    • 24.1 miles southeast of Sweetwater

There were also 2 earthquakes recorded less than 10 miles away from Snyder this month – a magnitude 2.2 recorded August 7 and a magnitude 2.5 recorded August 5.