- BBC NewsMay 21 07:55 PM
A 4.2 magnitude earthquake has been recorded in Kent, the British Geological Survey (BGS) says.
- Sky News via Yahoo Canada NewsMay 22 01:34 AM
The tremor was recorded at a depth of 9.5 miles (15km) about 1.4 miles (2km) west of Ramsgate in Thanet at around 3am. Earthquakes similar in size to the one that hit Kent happen around every two years in the UK and about 4,500 times a year across the world, it said. The force tweeted: "We are aware of reports of tremors being felt by residents in East Kent & are monitoring the situation.
- Press Association via Yahoo UK & Ireland NewsMay 22 02:05 AM
An earthquake with a magnitude of 4.2 shook windows and caused walls to creak when it struck in the middle of the night in Kent.
- The Huffington Post UKMay 22 01:04 AM
An earthquake hit Kent in the early hours of Friday morning, shaking houses and waking residents. Police say there have been no injuries or damage to buildings after a magnitude 4.2 earthquake was felt in parts of the county. Seismologists at the British Geological Survey (BGS) confirmed the tremor, which was felt in areas including Ramsgate. The earthquake hit Kent in the early hours of Friday...
- The Huffington Post UKMay 22 05:36 AM
Tremors from an earthquake shook residents awake in Kent on Friday morning, but just what causes an earthquake and how common are they? The 4.2 magnitude tremors which hit shortly before 3am left some people fearing there had been an explosion, while others took to Twitter to mock the "devastation" wrought by the underwhelming vibrations. Police said there have been no injuries or damage to ...
- Daily TelegraphMay 22 03:59 AM
After the biggest earthquake to hit Britain in seven years, we look at what causes a tremor, how common they are - and what you should do if one hits
- Daily MailMay 21 07:41 PM
Twitter is awash with posts from people making light of the Kent earthquake, with scenes of overturned furniture and spilt coffee cups captioned the 'devastation' of the incident.
- MetroMay 21 11:40 PM
'Earthquake!!!' wrote Martyn Peterson on Twitter.
- The AgeMay 22 05:33 AM
An earthquake with a magnitude of 4.2 has shaken windows and caused walls to creak when it struck in the middle of the night in Kent, England.
- CBS San FranciscoMay 21 11:44 PM
A magnitude 4.1 earthquake struck Napa County Thursday evening, the largest quake to hit the Wine Country since a magnitude 6.0 struck the area last summer.
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