Minor earthquake recorded in Donegal

An earthquake measuring 2.2 on the Richter scale has been recorded in north Donegal.

The tremors, which were not strong enough to cause structural damage, were felt in many areas from Letterkenny to Buncrana.

The British Geological Survey had confirmed its equipment in Buncrana recorded a magnitude 2.2 earthquake at 1.04am this morning.

The quake's measured depth was three kilometres.

More in this Section

Gardaí seize €430,000 worth of ecstasy and cocaine in Dublin

Major traffic diversions in Dublin city centre due to Luas works

Woman in her 50s killed after car crashes into field

Dublin sexual assault investigations continue after men released


Today's Stories

Appeal for help to find meteorite’s landing site

Anger over Ryanair child fee for mandatory reserved seat

Christmas balloon’s flight brings Norwegian family to Cork

Kerry Group donates 2.3-acre Denny site to revitalise Tralee

Lifestyle

Here are a few of Darina Allen's favourite offal recipes

Small town America really does exist, in Louisville, Colorado

Building a timber frame house versus the more typical, concrete block method

WATCH: Valerie O'Connor goes back to her roots in Co Limerick

More From The Irish Examiner