Earthquake shakes Perth and WAs south after hitting Lake Muir , moving and rumbling houses

Earthquake shakes Perth and WA\s south after hitting Lake Muir , \moving and rumbling\ houses

Western Australia hit by 5.0-magnitude earthquake

WA NewsEarthquake at Lake Muir shakes Perth and WAs South WestBen AndersonThe West Australian Friday, 9 November 2018 5:25AM Email Ben AndersonEarthquake shakes Perth and WA's SouthThe West AustralianPlay VideoVideoA 5.4 magnitude quake struck between Manjimup and Walpole just after 5amShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail UsLink IconAn earthquake has struck the South West on Friday morning.

Geoscience Australia confirmed the 5.4 magnitude earthquake happened at Lake Muir near Walpole at 5.06am.

The tremor follows a series of nine smaller rumbles from the region overnight, the largest of which was magnitude 3.6.

Camera IconThe earthquake shattered the exterior walls on this building in Kojonup.Picture: Parminder singh ManjCamera IconDamage to a fence in Kojonup.Picture: Parminder Singh ManjLoading content…Loading content…Manjimup resident Kent Roberts told 6PR he had never felt anything like it.

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The 5.4-magnitude quake struck in Kojonup with residents between Perth and Albany waking up to their homes shaking just after 5am WA time.

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California style earthquake in Western Australia – whole house shaking for a while solid. #perth #westernaustralia #earthquake #tremor

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AN EARTHQUAKE has hit parts of Western Australia this morning, waking thousands of people up as tremors shook their homes.

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