QUAKE SHAKES ANDALUCIA

An earthquake measuring 4.7 on the Richter scale was felt in the provinces of Sevilla,Huelva, Cadiz, Cordoba, Jaen and Malaga just after 6.02 last Thursday. Its epicentre was in Morón de la Frontera in Sevilla province. It was followed by three aftershocks, at 6.05, 6.08 and 7.15, with the last one measuring 3.5 on the Richters scale, according the National Geographic Institute (IGN). An IGN spokesman said the movement was normal for the area. It was the latest of ten quakes registered in Andalucia in the past 12 months. No-one was killed or injured and there have been no reports of any serious material damage.

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