Little information was available on the tremor, but no additional damage was reported with it.
The current global paroxysm is intense and alarming, but it is a tremor not an earthquake.
This last point seems to have sent some kind of tremor through the American media.
On April 25, 2006, the tremor triggered a rockfall inside a gold mine, and three of the 17 miners were unable to escape.
Within the building the tremor was terrible, and the lights started to fall.
There was no tremor in his voice; he never faltered by the way-side.
It was a mighty shock which sent a tremor from stem to stern of the great fabric.
From this time his great problem was the sun, the glow of daylight, the tremor of the air upon the earth basking in light.
The tremor that had swept over him at first now left his hand.
In ancient Egypt it was a sin to kill a cat; in England cats are slain in myriads without a tremor of compunction.
late 14c., "terror," from Old French tremor "fear, terror" (13c.), from Latin tremorem (nominative tremor) "a trembling, terror," from tremere (see tremble). Sense of "an involuntary shaking" first recorded 1610s and probably represents a re-introduction from Latin.
tremor trem·or (trěm'ər)
An involuntary trembling movement.
Minute ocular movement occurring during fixation on an object.