According to the British Geological Survey (BGS), the earthquake occurred just after 10 am on July 26, had a depth of five kilometers and a magnitude of 2.5.
It was felt by dozens of residents in the Penniwick and Hoggett area of Midlothian, with some reports describing the quake as “like two sharp tremors” or a “small explosion”, while one person said there was a “large tremor” and then a “muffled thump”.
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“It was just before 11am, I literally woke my partner, then the house was still shaking after he woke up. He thought there was an explosion,” Michelle Pearl, who lives in Vaucluse Place, Pennewick, told Evening News.
“It lasted about five or six seconds, maybe longer, but as far as I know no one was hurt and nothing was damaged.
“It got all the residents outside talking, it was like being in a building where trains go through and shake a little, but there are no train lines close enough to us for that, it’s very confusing.”
A 2.5 magnitude earthquake is not usually felt but can be recorded by a seismograph according to the BGS.
A 2.5-magnitude earthquake was recorded in Pennewick, Midlothian, on Monday morning.
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