Considerable tremors were felt in parts of South Africa including Johannesburg, Pretoria, Bloemfontein, Rustenburg and Durban.
Seismologistat Council for Geoscience, Eldridge Khaswane, says they recorded an earthquake with epicentre between the two major towns in Botswana, Francistown and Gaborone.
He says the measured around 6.4.
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This article first appeared on 702 : #EarthTremor: Southern Africa not immune to seismic activity