Rutland locals have been taking to Twitter all morning to say how the 3.5 earthquake affected them:
@therutlandtimes that's a relief - I thought I was going mad when I felt it as I walked through Hambleton Wood this morning!
Nottinghamshire and England cricketer Stuart Broad also told of his mum's cup of tea being spilled:
Mum just text saying an Earthquake knocked her brew off the table. Not normal news coming out of little Rutland!!
The British Geological Survey has reported a second earthquake in Rutland in 24 hours.Read the full story ›
The British Geological Survey has reported a second earthquake in Rutland in 24 hours.
The earthquake is said to have been stronger than yesterday's, with a magnitude of 3.5, and a depth of 2km. It started at shortly before 8am this morning.
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The earthquake felt in Rutland this morning was not powerful enough to have caused any significant damage, according to the British Geological Survey (BGS).
A spokesman for the organisation said earth movement measured this morning was around 100,000 times smaller than a recent 8.2 magnitude Chile earthquake.
In terms of energy release, the Rutland quake was 33-and-a-half-million times smaller.
The BGS says it has had 265 reports from members of the public who say they have felt the quake, with the furthest away coming from Wellingborough, 45 kilometres (27 miles) to the south.
Rutland felt a minor earthquake measuring 3.2 magnitude this morning, the British Geological Survey has confirmed.
Data from BGS shows the impact centred at Oakham at 07:07 this morning, with a depth of 4 kilometres.
The British Geological Survey says it is looking into reports of an 'earthquake' felt in Rutland, central England today.
We're currently looking into reports about an earthquake felt in the Rutland area... thanks for your tweets early morning risers
Several Twitter users in central England have reported tremors akin to a small earthquake this morning.
What the hell was that. Whole house shook about 7.07am! It was either an explosion or earthquake in Rutland. Anyone else feel it ?