The earthquake occurred at 4:44 AM CDT and registered at 2.8 magnitude on the Richter Scale.
The epicenter was 8.5 miles north-northwest of Snyder and 73.2 miles southeast of Lubbock.
No damage was reported from the earthquake.
USGS reported six other small earthquakes occurred earlier this week in the Scurry-Fisher County area.
Small earthquakes in this region are not uncommon. Most are attributed to hydraulic fracking of oil and gas in the region.