Three earthquakes now reported near Mentone this morning; One was a record-setting magnitude 5.0

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WEST TEXAS (KOSA) -- A 5.0 magnitude earthquake has been reported in West Texas on Thursday morning.

According to the U.S Geological Survey, the earthquake happened west of Mentone around 10:16 a.m.

That's one of the strongest quakes in the last 30 years.

Viewers in Alpine, McCamey, Midland and Odessa all reached out to CBS7 to say they felt an earthquake around this time.

Earlier Thursday morning at 3:52 a.m. a 3.8 magnitude earthquake was reported in the same area.

The third quake, according to the USGS, happened near where the first one was centered, but it wasn't as deep.

You can find the USGS Earthquake Map here.