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Earthquake list: past 30 days (12 quakes)

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Updated: Thu, 17 Oct 08:04 UTC (GMT)
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Mon, 14 Oct 2019
Mon, 14 Oct 16:52 UTCM 3.5 / 10 km - [info] (785 km) UNITED KINGDOM - 14km de Swansea
shrewsbury SY38AY / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(152.2 km NNE from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking): Lasted about 5 seconds with a low rumbling sound.
Shrewsbury / MMI II (Very weak shaking): We only had 1 Earthquake & this was in Shropshire at 16:51 UTC 52.562N -2.951W - We had No earthquake in Swansea.
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Mon, 14 Oct 16:51 UTCM 3.6 / 10 km - [info] (720 km) UNITED KINGDOM - 27km de Hereford
Malvern (48.5 km SE from epicenter) / MMI V (Moderate shaking): A rumble lasting a few seconds
Mon, 14 Oct 16:51 UTCM 2.4 / 14 km - [info] (737 km) Bishop's Castle,salop (United Kingdom)
Adstone, Wentnor / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Heard the noise more than felt the tremors
Cross Houses / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Shrewsbury, Copthorne area / not felt: Did not notice anything
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Thu, 3 Oct 2019
Thu, 3 Oct 09:02 UTCM 3.8 - [info] (441 km) FRANCE - 20km de Dieppe (explosion)
Wed, 2 Oct 2019
Wed, 2 Oct 19:22 UTCM 2.4 / 5 km - [info] (601 km) England, United Kingdom
Melton mowbray leicestershire / not felt
Wed, 2 Oct 16:45 UTCM 2.4 - [info] (437 km) FRANCE - 19km de Dieppe (explosion)
Mon, 30 Sep 2019
Mon, 30 Sep 13:57 UTCM 3.0 - [info] (482 km) FRANCE - 28km de Le Havre (explosion)
Sun, 29 Sep 2019
Sun, 29 Sep 16:23 UTCM 1.4 / 2 km - [info] (758 km) Butterknowle,durham (United Kingdom)
Thu, 26 Sep 2019
Thu, 26 Sep 10:08 UTCM 2.5 - [info] (430 km) FRANCE - 24km de Caen (quarry blast)
Thu, 26 Sep 00:11 UTCM 1.9 / 7 km - [info] (717 km) Hodnet,shropshire (United Kingdom)
Tue, 24 Sep 2019
Tue, 24 Sep 13:38 UTCM 4.5 / 10 km - [info] (787 km) North Sea (United Kingdom)
Glasgow / not felt: Not felt.
(2.5 km ENE from epicenter) / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Working on a scaffold on the Total Franklin well head platform. The whole scaffold swayed excessively side to side. Thought we were hit by large wave but the sea was ok. Noted the time as 14.39.
Nottingham United Kingdom / not felt: Two bottles in the kitchen were buzzing /vibrating enough for me to investigate, was not sure at the time if it was the heating, however, heating and water were set at a lower temperature so was not working. Therefore one may never know
Helensburgh (United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland) (417 km W from epicenter)(no details): I felt it the kitchen floor shaking! I thought it was the washing machine (via EMSC)
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Sat, 21 Sep 2019
Sat, 21 Sep 14:43 UTCM 0.6 / 2 km - [info] (525 km) Newdigate,surrey (United Kingdom)
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 4.2*10^11 J (116 MWh / 99.6 tons of TNT) [learn more]

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