Biggest earthquake in 30 years hits western Scottish Highlands

Another wrote: “Just experienced 2 earthquake tremors here in Scotland. Never felt anything like that, like the ground beneath us was exploding. Terrifying!”

In recent years, there was a magnitude 3.5 earthquake in Glenuig in January 2011.

Scotland’s largest earthquake was a magnitude 5.2 event in Argyll in 1880, the BGS said.

Source: Biggest earthquake in 30 years hits western Scottish Highlands

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