People in Kirkby Lonsdale were shaken up by a small earthquake today, 9 February.
It happened just before 12pm, measured 2.0 on the Richter Scale, and had a depth of 12km.
A couple from Dumfries who moved to Abu Dhabi have been left shaken by a 7.8 magnitude earthquake which struck Iran at 10.44am GMT.
31-year-old Mark Proudlock and his wife Laura, 30, moved to the middle-east last year and he said the earthquake is the worst he has have ever felt:
The US Geological Survey said the earthquake reached a depth of 9 miles and tremors were felt across the United Arab Emirates and India.