Small earthquake detected near Smiley

SMILEY, Texas – A small earthquake near Smiley was reported Sunday afternoon by the U.S.Geological Service.

The 3.3 magnitude earthquake at 5km depth, occurred at 2:40 p.m. Sunday, 42 miles northwest from Victoria.

The quake may have been felt as very weak shaking to residents in Cuero, located 17 miles from the epicenter.