‘Tremor’ felt in parts of Maltese Island

April 24, 2011 in General

A tremor was felt in various parts of Malta at about 00.11 a.m.today.
Itwas reported in Qormi, Msida,Floriana,Marsa, Siggiewi, Valletta, Marsascala and Zabbar. No damage was caused.
The Seismic Monitoring and Research Unit, University of Malta andtheItalian Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanalogia reported an undersea magnititude 3.5 earthquake 37km east of Malta. The location was 35.85