Small quake felt


A magnitude 2.7 earthquake was reported in Pecos County last Thursday night, Jan. 23 into Friday morning.

The quake was felt between Coyanosa and Fort Stockton but no damage was reported.

Earthquakes are fairly rare in Pecos County, but there is movement tracked every so often.

On December 17, 2019 there was a 2.9 earthquake recorded near Coyanosa.

The largest in recent history was a 3.9 earthquake near Imperial in 1982 according the the  Us Geological Service.