I watched Look East news lunch time and they were talking about pets in the earthquake, we have a 12 year old cat and he is always out yesterday we had to physically put him out and he was soon in again he would not leave our sides until after the earthquake last night i am sure he knew, also our hamster he was awake early to last night and was just going absolutely scatty in his cage until this happened. A man suffered a broken pelvis when a chimney collapsed in South Yorkshire. It was the weirdest thing? I am amazed that it was an earthquake,hope it's not the shape of things to come : (Wed Feb 27 17:14:55 2008, Laraine Holloway I heard it in Falmouth Cornwall. I felt more of a swaying than shaking. Norfolk Island in Australia was struck by a magnitude 6 earthquake, making it the second quake to hit the South Pacific in 24 hours. I thought I was going potty so I was glad when I put on the radio and realised it wasn't just me.". I was up an on the sofa, my whole body shook for about 5 seconds. BBC Look East lunch: Earthquake felt across east, BBC News: Earthquake tremors felt in East, British Geological Survey Seismology website. New research shows how submarine optical fibre cables can be used to detect earthquake activity under the seafloor Magnitude 4.6 ML Earthquake South Wales 17/02/2018 Contact us Notifications blocked. EMSC (European Mediterranean Seismological Centre) provides real time earthquake information for seismic events with magnitude larger than 5 in the European Mediterranean area and … The biggest UK earthquake for almost 25 years was felt across swathes of England during the early hours of Wednesday, 27 February, 2008. Out of curiosity I fed the word "earthquake" into the search box on eBay at 8:30 this morning. Epicenter at -27.776, 172.158, 1982-11-05 06:31:53 UTC I honestly didn't feel enything. I thought there had been an accident outside but couldn't see anything. This page has been archived and is no longer updated. Some bright spark had already advertised an I SURVIVED THE 2008 EARTHQUAKE T-SHIRT! We felt the earth tremor in north creake, which is near fakenham. All the details of the earthquake that occurred, Earthquake 322.82km (200.59 miles) away from Kingston (Norfolk Island) The BBC reserves the right to edit comments submitted. Epicenter at -28.54, 167.914 The most recent recorded quake on this internet site was eight years ago, which was on the 16th June 2008 and recorded as 4.8 and 10km depth and was North East of the Norfolk Island. Ive been off work with bad pregnancy sickness and during the day had been feeling faint. I was at home. Earthquake, any sudden shaking of the ground caused by the passage of seismic waves through Earth’s rocks. As disasters go, the Great Lincolnshire Earthquake of 2008, as it will doubtless never come to be called, was a very British catastrophe. Very weird feeling. ), anohter pregnancy thing ( trapped nerves.....?.and went to bed. There was no immediate tsunami warning and no reports of damage or casualties from the quake, which hit at a depth of 10 km (6 miles), about 681 km (423 miles) northeast of Norfolk Island. This is not a large enough magnitude to have caused any serious damage, but it is large enough that it may have been felt locally. 2008-06-16 06:34:50 UTC 4.9 magnitude, 10 km depth Norfolk Island, Australia 4.9 magnitude earthquake 2008-06-16 06:34:50 UTC at 06:34 June 16, 2008 UTC this morning i heard about the earthquake. All asking each other if we had felt the same thing. An earthquake of magnitude 6.0 struck Australia’s remote Norfolk Island, the United States Geological Survey reported on Thursday. too was woken just before 1 a.m. this morning with my bed shaking. Virginia is pretty stable, but just about any place in the state can experience an earthquake. First published on Wed 27 Feb 2008 02.38 GMT. was really suprised when my husband said, ' did you hear abiout the earth quake yeaterday...' i thought he ment in aisia or something! Earthquake information for europe. at 22:55 May 20, 1982 UTC, Location: Latest important earthquakes; 4,7: Earthquake Duao: 4,53: Earthquake1005 km north-east of Whangarei I thought i was a little crazy. One chimney toppled at the Norfolk and Western Station in Eggleston. Where were you at? My friend thought the front door had been knocked and got up to check if there was someone there. UTC-08:00 UTC . Notifications. The 2008 Market Rasen earthquake occurred at 00:56:47.8s GMT on 27 February 2008. Your views, your stories, your life on the BBC. Earthquake information. Time Zone. Its epicentre was 15 miles north of Lincoln, near Market Rasen, and the British Geological Survey reported the earthquake as measuring 5.3 on the Richter scale - the largest in Britain since 1984. I didn't hear any noise, but the movement lasted only a few seconds.Wed Feb 27 18:00:12 2008, Nessa TatnellIt really shook my three storey building, and was very scary.Wed Feb 27 17:59:24 2008, Shaun HindsI felt the quake for about 40 to 50 sec then it stopped. Steve Harper in Briston is used to feeling earthquakes having lived in New Zealand and says it wasn't as serious as the ones she's experienced over there, but it did have unfortunate consequences for her pet. We were woken by the earthquake at Briston in North Norfolk just before 1am. "I went through every possible scenario and was wondering how I would get my children out of the house if it was collapsing. I am gutted i didn't experience it. r/norfolk: Everything in & around Norfolk, Virginia Beach, and the greater Hampton Roads/Tidewater/Coastal Virginia region. A MAGNITUDE 6 earthquake has shaken Australia’s Norfolk Island, the United States Geological Survey (USGS) has said - the second to rock the South Pacific Ocean over the past 24 hours. It was the largest onshore earthquake ever recorded in the UK and had hundreds of aftershocks. BBC story-telling and media training centre. It's strange because she doesn't live that far from me. at 21:59 February 29, 1984 UTC, Location: In June people in Norfolk reported feeling the effects of a 3.9-magnitude earthquake which hit Lincolnshire. The Good Friday jet crash didn’t feel like that and neither did that earthquake from awhile back. Broken entrance arch at the north end of the complex. Earthquake information. Display event dates and times using this time zone. Share Email this article to a friend "I only came home on Saturday with my new baby," she said. 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