A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (mg/mb) was reported Wednesday, 0 kilometers (0 miles) from Cottesmore in United Kingdom. The temblor was reported at 10:25:52 / 10:25 pm (local time epicenter) at a depth of 13.32 km (8 miles). Global time of event 2015-01-28 10:25:52 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude -0.6668 West, latitude 52.7133 North, depth 13.32 km.
Close countries, United Kingdom (c. 62 348 000 pop). The epicenter was 32 km (20 miles) from Leicester (c. 339 200 pop), 67 km (41 miles) from Coventry (c. 308 300 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Nottingham (c. 246 700 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Derby (c. 235 000 pop), 54 km (33 miles) from Northampton (c. 197 300 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Royston, Banbury, Brownhills.
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Langham Rutland just after 10.30 very scary!
I felt this tremor. I was sat watching TV with my cat on my knee. I first I thought I’d suddenly gone dizzy then thought furniture was being dragged in the room next door. Pretty much like the last tremor we felt here. Glad I’m not going crazy!
Never felt an earthquake (n)
minor earthquake in leicester city center 1 hr ago. never happened before here. first time feeling one
I felt the tremor in the le5 5ee area of Leicester. When I asked various members of my family in the are they all said no. I knew I hadn’t imagined it.