Rutland resident describes sensation of earthquake
An earthquake with a magnitude of 3.8 has been recorded in the East Midlands, the US Geological Survey has reported.
The tremor was recorded near the village of Cottesmore, in Rutland, shortly after 22:25 GMT on Wednesday.
People posting on social media reported buildings shaking in areas including Leicestershire, Rutland, Lincolnshire and Northamptonshire.
It comes after an earthquake with a magnitude of 2.9 was recorded in Hampshire on Tuesday.
Yeshe Chodom of Oakham, Rutland said it felt like a "massive explosion in the roof".
29 Jan 2015
- From the section UK