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Tremor felt in various areas around Malta

Shortly after midnight, a strong earthquake which hit Greece was also felt in various areas around Malta.

The earthquake which had its epicentre in the Ionic Sea registered 6.5 on the Richter scale.

It is being reported that following the earthquake, which was also felt in Italy, Albania, Egypt and Libya, another nine tremors were also felt.

A tsunami warning was also issued for the area.