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Magnitude 2.2 earthquake hits Cornwall

by LLB Reporter
9th Aug 19 8:07 am

Cornwall was hit with a magnitude 2.2 earthquake at around 6pm on Thursday with some describing it as a “sonic boom” or a “loud bang from beneath.”

The British Geological Survey (BGS) said the tremor had a magnitude of 2.2 three miles south west of Falmouth.

The BGS said there are around 15 earthquakes yearly in the UK.

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