A very rare 4.0 magnitude earthquake has struck South England.
Last weeks earthquake forecast called for 4.0M earthquake activity to strike South England.
Over the past week, a 3.3 magnitude struck the English channel, and a 3.4 magnitude struck Belgium. Now a 4.0 magnitude has struck Southern UK along the shores of the English channel.
Forecast calling for this movement on May 11, 2015:
Here is the most current earthquake forecast from May 21, 2015:
M4.0 – 2km W of Ramsgate, United Kingdom
|Magnitude / uncertainty||4.0 mb± 0.2|
|Location / uncertainty||51.334°N 1.384°E± 6.9 km|
|Depth / uncertainty||5.0 km± 2.0|
|Origin Time||2015-05-22 01:52:15.820 UTC|
|Number of Stations||–|
|Number of Phases||47|
|Minimum Distance||217.41 km (1.95°)|
|Travel Time Residual||1.49 sec|
|FE Region||England, United Kingdom (533)|