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An Earthquake Measuring 3.9 Occurred in the Night South of Rennes

EARTHQUAKE: A small earthquake occurred on the night of Wednesday to Thursday south of Rennes (Ille-et-Vilaine) …

The earth moved in the night from Wednesday to Thursday, 3:45 to south of Rennes (Ille-et-Vilaine), reported Ouest-France  on Thursday. According to the site the national network of seismic monitoring , the earthquake, quite small, was of magnitude 3.9 on the Richter scale.The epicenter was located south of Rennes, as measured Seismological Center Euro-Mediterranean.

screenshot site https://m.emsc.eu/earthquake on the earthquake that occurred September 28, 2017 south of Rennes - https://m.emsc.eu/earthquake
screenshot site https://m.emsc.eu/earthquake on the earthquake that occurred September 28, 2017 south of Rennes – https://m.emsc.eu/earthquake

“I was in bed when a sudden, I heard a noise like a roar and the earth began to vibrate,” explained the regional daily a resident of Vern-sur-Seiche in ten kilometers from Rennes.”I pushed the exclamation cry and I looked at the clock: it was 3.43am. It lasted only a moment, but the feeling was really scary,” she said.

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Many users on Twitter reported having felt the earthquake on Thursday, surprised, but not really shocked.

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