No Maltese were injured in an earthquake that affected Turkey and Greece.
According to the Seismic Monitoring and Research Group at the University of Malta, another earthquake was registered on Tuesday evening around 20 kilometres to the South of Malta
The earthquake was registered at 23:43 UTC Time (01.43 Malta Time)
There were no immediate reports of damage or casualties.
Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovic called on citizens to remain outside their homes amid potential aftershocks. Plenkovic and Interior Minister Davor Bozinovic also appealed for people rushing onto the streets to keep social distances from each other as the country struggles to contain the spread of coronavirus. So far, Croatia has reported 206 cases of the virus and one death.