6378692_GNine earthquakes ranging in magnitude from 1.6 to 3.6 rattled North Texas over a period of less than 24 hours late Tuesday and early Wednesday. The U.S. Geological Survey recorded the temblors in the Dallas suburb of Irving. No major damage or injuries were reported. The first earthquake, a magnitude 2.3, hit around 7:37 a.m. local time Tuesday and was centered near the former site of Texas Stadium, once home of the Dallas Cowboys. KDFW viewers reported feeling a stronger, magnitude 3.5 earthquake at around 3:10 p.m. that was felt in Irving, Dallas, Mesquite, Arlington and Coppell. That quake was followed by the strongest in the area in recent weeks — a magnitude 3.6 temblor just minutes before 7 p.m. The fourth quake, a magnitude 2.9, hit at 8:11 p.m., with the fifth, a magnitude 2.7, happening just a minute later at 8:12 p.m. They were followed by the sixth, a magnitude 1.7 quake at 9:54 p.m., a magnitude 2.4 at 10:05 p.m., and a magnitude 1.6 at 11:02 p.m. The ninth confirmed earthquake, a magnitude 3.1, occurred at 12:59 a.m. Wednesday. With the exception of the sixth earthquake, all of the temblors were centered in Irving. More