8/06/2015 — England hit by rare M4.2 earthquake — European movement hits expected area

A rare magnitude 4.2 earthquake has struck off the Southeastern shores of England.

m4.2 earthquake england july 5 2015

This is a direct earthquake forecast hit.

This area was warned for M4.0 earthquake activity in the past earthquake forecasts issued recently (see the seismic forecast calling for M4.0 earthquake activity to strike South England here:)

And here:


Information on the UK earthquake from the EMSC agency here:

M 4.2 – NORTH SEA – 2015-08-06 15:03:58 UTC


Magnitude ML 4.2
Date time 2015-08-06 15:03:58.6 UTC
Location 53.07 N ; 1.99 E
Depth 10 km
Distances 211 km NW of Amsterdam, Netherlands / pop: 741,636 / local time: 17:03:58.6 2015-08-06
68 km NE of Norwich, United Kingdom / pop: 177,636 / local time: 16:03:58.6 2015-08-06
46 km NE of Stalham, United Kingdom / pop: 3,956 / local time: 16:03:58.6 2015-08-06


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