A minor earthquake hit Blackwater over the weekend. Photo Kaitlyn Gutzke / CQ News
A minor earthquake hit Blackwater over the weekend. Photo Kaitlyn Gutzke / CQ News Kaitlyn Gutzke EME030613earthqua

Minor earthquake recorded in Blackwater

BLACKWATER residents felt the Earth move under their feet as the town was hit by a 3.2 magnitude earthquake on Saturday.

The tremor occurred at 3.58pm, and had a depth of 12km.

Blackwater residents took to social media, most claiming they assumed the tremors were from the regular mining blasts.

More to come.  


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