In western Germany there was an earthquake of magnitude 4.2. Information on injuries or damage. On Friday informed the Federal Office for Geosciences and raw materials in Hanover.
According to him, the epicenter of the earthquake was located near the town of Moers (North Rhine-Westphalia), near the border with the Netherlands. According to the department, tremors so powerful recorded in Germany, one to two times a year.
At the same time, according to the Geological Research Centre in Potsdam, the magnitude of the earthquake was not more than 3.7 points, according to ITAR-TASS.