Tremors were felt by residents in Crawley, passengers at Gatwick Airport as well as residents across Surrey and West Sussex.
A magnitude 7.0 earthquake has led to New Caledonia being warned of a tsunami as well a possible evacuation alert.
More than 400 people are known to have died following the 7.3 magnitude earthquake
More than 300 people have been killed and thousands injured in the powerful 7.3-magnitude earthquake
Central Mexico was hit with a magnitude 7.1 quake earlier this week, killing more than 200 people
The Enrique Rebsamen primary school collapsed during the magnitude 7.1 earthquake on Tuesday
The magnitude 7.1 quake has killed more than 200 people across the centre of the country
The explosive device was found in the precincts of the plant, which has been disabled after a major earthquake in 2011 triggered a nuclear meltdown
The foreign secretary thanked locals for helping tourists in an earthquake last year and describes the country as 'mind-numbingly beautiful'
A earthquake with a magnitude of 6.5 hit Greece and Turkey in the early hours of the morning and at least two people have died
An earthquake with a magnitude of 1.6 took place in Pieve Torina, but it was accidentally reported as a 5.1 magnitude earthquake
New Zealand was hit by a powerful 7.5 magnitude quake yesterday
Katla volcano could erupt after a string of earthquakes. We take a closer look at what might happen
Doctor David Whitehouse and journalist Angela Giuffrida provide more information on the quake in Italy