Shropshire earthquake: 3.8 magnitude quake hits UK near Shrewsbury | UK News

A 3.8 magnitude earthquake struck Shropshire on Monday afternoon, the British Geological Survey (BGS) said.

The BGS said the quake happened at around 3.36pm at a depth of 8 km.

“BGS has received numerous reports that this event has been felt by residents in Shropshire and surrounding counties,” they said in a statement.

Residents in the area reported feeling tremors with some saying their houses had been shaken.

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