NATURAL PHENOMENON The tremors occurred at 8:22 pm and then shortly after 0:30 am

 Deux-S & egrave; vres: Earthquake of 3 , 1 on the Richter scale near Bressuire

The Euro-Mediterranean Seismological Center (CSEM-EMSC) and the French central seismological office have confirmed the phenomena. – HARTMANN CHRISTIAN/SIPA

There were two earthquakes. recorded in Deux-S & egrave; s during Thursday night & agrave; Friday by the Euro-Mediterranean Seismological Center (CSEM-EMSC) and the French central seismological office. Specialists have indicated to have detected a magnitude of 3.1 for the first to occur; 8:22 p.m., and 2.7 for the following one, which occurred shortly after 0:30 a.m., specifies France 3 Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Both earthquakes were particularly felt by the inhabitants of Saint-Germain-de-Longue-Chaume (Deux-S & egrave; vres), reports Ouest-France . The picenter of the seismic phenomenon would be in this municipality, located in this area. 6 km from Bressuire and 25 km from Parthenay. Residents from the surrounding area were testified; hearing a loud & ldquo; & nbsp; boom & nbsp; & raquo ;.

The sound of a train

Others told & rsquo; that the sound of the earthquake recalled that of a passing train. & laquo; & nbsp; Gold, & agrave; Parthenay there is no train! & Nbsp; & rsquo;, joked & rsquo; a witness. The earth had already & agrave; trembl & eacute; in the same geographic area of ​​Deux-S & egrave; June 21, 2019. The intensity tremors had reached 4.8 on the Richter scale by then.