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Offline Saint Snow  
#61 Posted : 19 February 2018 10:42:18(UTC)
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Originally Posted by: ozone_aurora Go to Quoted Post

With the magnitude of 4.4, it was a significant earthquake. Some damage has been reported in Bristol;

 

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#62 Posted : 28 February 2018 08:13:14(UTC)
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Earthquake reported in Cumbria this morning.
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#63 Posted : 28 February 2018 08:39:05(UTC)
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Originally Posted by: WMB Go to Quoted Post
Earthquake reported in Cumbria this morning.

 

I think I felt it as well !

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#64 Posted : 28 February 2018 20:58:00(UTC)
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http://www.newsandstar.co.uk/news/Earthquake-hits-Cumbria-e2d504bc-2270-4dce-b67f-6ae6827c25d8-ds

Felt by a few colleagues. Think i was still in the car when it hit.

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#65 Posted : 02 April 2018 13:12:56(UTC)
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Small earthquake in Surrey - not many people noticed, and it was before anyone fracked the area. As someone said on the news, the Italians wouldn't bother to get out of bed for it

https://www.getsurrey.co.uk/news/earthquake-hits-mole-valley-easter-14483258

 

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#66 Posted : 05 April 2018 20:16:13(UTC)
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Offline doctormog  
#67 Posted : 05 April 2018 20:41:10(UTC)
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Channel Islands California? It makes me wonder how long before the next “big one” in that area.
Online Roger Parsons  
#68 Posted : 10 June 2018 07:20:23(UTC)
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Lincolnshire Quake - nothing felt here, south of Lincoln!

3.9 mag Earthquake near Hull and Grimsby 'felt 100km away'
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-lincolnshire-44428360



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Offline speckledjim  
#69 Posted : 10 June 2018 08:23:32(UTC)
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We didn't feel anything north east of Leeds
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Offline Caz  
#70 Posted : 10 June 2018 09:12:29(UTC)
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I didn’t feel it here, although I’d have been asleep at that time. 

Market Warsop, North Nottinghamshire.

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Online DEW  
#71 Posted : 10 June 2018 09:22:27(UTC)
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Reports nevertheless of it being felt as far away as Norwich. But earthquake motion can be amplified if buildings are on alluvial or unconsolidated sediments, while those on hard strata suffer no damage. Cf Lisbon 1755 or Christchurch NZ 2010.

What is your house built on?

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#72 Posted : 10 June 2018 11:12:40(UTC)
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It was over in a couple of seconds here and I would have carried on assuming it had been a large lorry going past nearby if I hadn't read this morning about the earthquake.

At least it will be mild!
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#73 Posted : 10 June 2018 11:45:41(UTC)
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Originally Posted by: DEW Go to Quoted Post

Reports nevertheless of it being felt as far away as Norwich. But earthquake motion can be amplified if buildings are on alluvial or unconsolidated sediments, while those on hard strata suffer no damage. Cf Lisbon 1755 or Christchurch NZ 2010.

What is your house built on?

We’re on Bunter sandstone, which I think is classed as alluvial. Although we are a fair way from the epicentre, so even if I’d been awake I doubt I’d have felt it. 

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#74 Posted : 11 June 2018 16:29:57(UTC)
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Originally Posted by: Caz Go to Quoted Post

We’re on Bunter sandstone, which I think is classed as alluvial. Although we are a fair way from the epicentre, so even if I’d been awake I doubt I’d have felt it. 

Alluvial 250m years ago, but now consolidated into hard stone, witness its use in building and cliff formation.. The alluvial strata which respond to earthquake vibrations are recent deposits, as in fens, river valleys, drained lake bedsetc.

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#75 Posted : 11 June 2018 17:48:23(UTC)
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Originally Posted by: DEW Go to Quoted Post

 

Alluvial 250m years ago, but now consolidated into hard stone, witness its use in building and cliff formation.. The alluvial strata which respond to earthquake vibrations are recent deposits, as in fens, river valleys, drained lake bedsetc.

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Offline Bertwhistle  
#76 Posted : 18 June 2018 18:14:08(UTC)
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https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-44517864

Human induced earthquake. 

Earthquake creates world- world creates man- man creates earthquake.

Bertie, Itchen Valley.

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#77 Posted : 18 June 2018 20:08:31(UTC)
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Could have happened over the boarder but they where keeping very quiet in case Trump found out how many there were?.

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#78 Posted : 29 July 2018 06:20:05(UTC)
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"The sky was an exquisitely deep blue just then, with filmy white clouds drawn up over it like gauze"
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#79 Posted : 06 August 2018 06:01:01(UTC)
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And again in the same place, even stronger at 7.0 rather than 6.4

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Offline doctormog  
#80 Posted : 12 August 2018 21:45:44(UTC)
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I see that there have been two separate magnitude 6.4 quakes in N Alaska in the last few hours. No reported casualties or significant damage as far as I know but the quakes are notably strong for the region I think.
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