A second earthquake of magnitude 2.4 was also recorded in Donegal on April 7, around the Killybegs area.
Speaking on RTÉ’s Morning Ireland, Brendan O’Donoghue explained that Donegal is situated along the boundary of an ancient collision between two ancient continents.
He said the “cracks would still be in the Earth’s crust” and these events are the releases of small amounts of energy….
Or ‘they’ are dynamiting ‘things’ underground.
We may never know.
Minor earthquake recorded in Co Donegal (RTÉ)
Mark Dunphy tweetz:
Today’s Central #ItalyEarthquake picked up by the seismic recording station at Carrickbyrne Hill, Co. Wexford.
Rome metro evacuated as powerful earthquakes rock Italy (CNN)
Drone footage taken yesterday over the earthquake zone in Kathmandu, Nepal.
Nepal on ‘war footing’ as quarter of population hit by quake (BBC)
“There were reports of a light Earthquake tremor off the Wexford Coast last night at 8.45pm..These reports were later confirmed by several people who felt the tremor.
The Irish Seismic Sensors don’t show any sign of Earthquake but Welsh Coast Sensor at Pembrokeshire shows it:”
Earthquake Reported In Wexford (CarlowWeather)
Some Kiwi solidarity Following the earthquakes earlier in New Zealand, cars were stopping off at Wellington railway station to fill their spare seats with stranded commuters.
Earthquake Rocks Central NZ( Stuff.co.nz)