Channel Islands earthquake 'biggest in 90 years'

The biggest earthquake in Jersey and Guernsey on the Channel Islands for almost 90 years has struck, with a magnitude of 4.2.

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Earthquake hits off coast of Channel Islands

An earthquake has hit off the coast of the Channel Islands.

The disruption lasted a couple of seconds and shook the islands just before 1pm. Initial indications show the epicentre was approximately five miles west south west of Jersey at a depth of 10km.

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