Rutland residents shocked as second, stronger earthquake shakes Rutland

The British Geological Survey has reported a second earthquake in Rutland in 24 hours.

The earthquake is thought to be stronger than the 3.2 magnitude quake yesterday, with a magnitude of 3.5, and a depth of 2km.

A British Geological Survey map of this morning's earthquake.
A British Geological Survey map of this morning's earthquake. Credit: British Geological Survey

According to the BGS, it happened shortly before 8am today.

Many people took to Twitter to say that they had felt a tremor, including former England cricketer Matthew Hoggard.

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Mum just text saying an Earthquake knocked her brew off the table. Not normal news coming out of little Rutland!!

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Just experienced a second earthquake in Rutland while staying at my sister's! #Rutlandearthquake

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Anybody else feel another earthquake in Rutland this morning? Scared the hell out me yet again -_-

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