Thursday, 20 February 2014

Earthquake in Bristol Channel today

An earthquake has been recorded under the Bristol Channel, the British Geological Survey (BGS) has confirmed. The 4.1 magnitude quake happened at about 13:21 GMT and was felt in Devon, south Wales and Somerset. The epicentre was north of Ilfracombe, Devon, and south of the Gower, in Wales, and was at a depth of 3.1 miles (5km).
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1 comment:

Ian Donaldson said...

Well, I don't think we can blame fracking for this one. Or is there something we don't know, yet?