Birmingham hit by 3.2 magnitude earthquake

The Independent says An earthquake of magnitude 3.2 has struck the West Midlands. The quake was at a depth of 10km (6.2 miles) and hit 7km (4.3 miles) northwest of Birmingham.

Birmingham hit by 3.2 magnitude earthquake

The Independent says An earthquake of magnitude 3.2 has struck the West Midlands.

The quake was at a depth of 10km (6.2 miles) and hit 7km (4.3 miles) northwest of Birmingham at 10.29pm, the European Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) said.

It is not yet known whether the earthquake has caused any damage to the surrounding areas.

According to the website Volcano Discovery, tremors were felt in Tipton, Stourbridge, Birmingham, Dudley, Wolverhampton and Wednesbury – among other areas – with users reporting “quite strong shakes” from inside their homes.


https://www.independent.co.uk/climate-change/birmingham-earthquake-latest-b2020124.html

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