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Dursley Quake....
 
 
With more than just a passing interest in earthquakes I was drawn to a small article in one of the tabloids highlighting a quake in Dursley, Gloucestershire, at around 5.10 p.m. on Christmas Day.
 
On further inspection, this was the sixth quake this month, with a further four during November. 
 
With an average of around 100 quakes a year in the UK, I am unsure if it has been a fairly active year all told?
 
However, reporting one increases our knowledge and expands the database on quakes in the UK, so if you do feel the earth move, here's the link:-
 
   
Jonathan Powell
Senior Weather Forecaster
Thursday December 29th 2011
 
 
Disclaimer.  The opinions expressed by the above forecaster are not necessarily those of Positive Weather Solutions.