France earthquake: Alps region hit by 140 tremors in days, BIG ONE feared

In the past 40 days, the French Alps have been rocked by 140 quakes which has led officials to warn locals that a more powerful tremor may be on the way.

Earthquake observation organisation Sismalp says that the strongest tremor was a 3.8 magnitude quake, but such a large swarm can be a precursor for a massive earthquake.

Source: France earthquake: Alps region hit by 140 tremors in days, BIG ONE feared

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