BREAKING: Magnitude 3 earthquake shakes Sussex

SUSSEX has been rocked by a magnitude-3 earthquake that hit the English Channel.

According to Sun, the tremor was detected in the sea this morning around 30 miles from Eastbourne.

According to the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC), the quake was registered as 3.0 on the Richter scale.

This means it is considered a minor tremor but the tremors can still be felt.

The Richer scale is used globally to measure the power of earthquakes.

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