SAINT-HILAIRE-DE-VOUST – west of France in the night from Sunday on Monday rocked by an earthquake with a strength of 4.8. The epicenter of the quake was in Saint-Hilaire-de-Voust, a village on the outskirts of the Vendée region.
There are no casualties. The emergency services were mainly provided many reports of people who said they woke up to be shocked at the noise, report French media.
The Vendée is the most sensitive area in the country for earthquakes. In June 2001, the region was hit by an earthquake with a strength of 4.9.