Tremor registered off Gozo

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A tremor was registered off the island of Gozo on Tuesday night. The earthquake was reported to be of a strength which varied between 3.3 to 3.7.

The USGS reported the earthquake had a magnitude of 3.3 and had a 10.0 km depth, with its epicentre located at 36.127°N 14.307°E, 9 km off the Gozitan village of Nadur.


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The Times reported that the University’s seismic monitoring station, which has a recorder in Gozo, measured it at magnitude 3.4.


“The Seismic Monitoring and Research Group  in a brief statement shortly after, reported the tremor as having magnitude 3.7. It was located near Gozo at around 10.24pm and was ‘felt clearly’ in Gozo and northern Malta” adds the report.

One News and Net News report that the tremor was felt in various parts of the Maltese islands.

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Reports on Tremor so Far:

Times of Malta – Small Tremor felt off Gozo

One News – Jinħass terremot f’diverse inħawi madwar Malta

Net News – Theżżiża ta’ terrimot tinħass minn diversi partijiet f’Malta

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