A small earthquake was felt in County Donegal last night.
The magnitude 2.4 tremor occurred in Donegal Bay and was confirmed by the National Seismic Network.
'On the 7th April 2019 at 22:58:19 UTC (23:58:19 local time) an earthquake of magnitude 2.4 occurred in Donegal. The location of the epicentre is 54.53N, 8.62W. The event was felt by members of the public around the Killybegs area in the south west of Co. Donegal. There is anecdotal evidence that it was felt as far north as Ardara and south as Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal. Events of this nature are not uncommon in the region.'
Magnitude 2.4 earthquake occurred on the 7th April 2019 at 23:58:19 (local time) in Donegal Bay. Confirmed by Irish National Seismic Network run by @dias_geophysics, supported by Geological Survey Ireland @Dept_CCAE. https://t.co/CQCbp9P7Ry pic.twitter.com/mIQ4tHiWA4
— Geological Survey IE (@GeolSurvIE) April 8, 2019