Skip to content

Dumfries hit by small earthquake

Share
Be the first to share!
By Bryan Armstrong
Front
Dumfries hit by small earthquake

THERE was a small earthquake in Dumfries in the early hours of Monday, the British Geological Survey (BGS) has revealed.

The seismic event, with a magnitude of 1.4, had an epicentre just north west of the town.

The tremor happened shortly after 2.16 am and the source was around three killometres underground.

Did you experience the tremor? Contact newsdesk@dngonline.co.uk

The BGS, which recorded the tremor at sites including Eskdalemuir, are also inviting the public to submit any personal experiences to their website earthquakes.bgs.ac.uk

 

NEWSDESK: 01461-202417

Level two remains

Level two remains

HOPES are high that Dumfries and Galloway will move out of level two restrictions 'in the coming weeks'.

Dumfries and West, News

21st Nov

Park plan would help DG

By Bryan Armstrong | DNG24

Enterprise announces permanent chief executive

Enterprise announces permanent chief executive

SOUTH of Scotland Enterprise (SOSE) has announced its permanent chief executive.