Earthquake rattles Évora

in Regional · 01-02-2018 14:29:00 · 0 Comments

Another earthquake has been recorded at Arraiolos, just outside Évora. Measuring 3.1 on the Richter Scale, the minor earthquake was registered at 4.15am on Thursday morning.

It follows one on 15 January, which resulted in panic, with schools being evacuated as a result of the quake that measured 4.9. Three other earthquakes, measuring around 3.2, have been recorded in the past month in southern Portugal, with their epicentres located in Monchique, Odemira and Almodôvar.


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