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Crete hit by 5.2-magnitude earthquake

by Erno » 31 Jul 2019, 08:47

Crete hit by 5.2-magnitude earthquake - 31 July, 2019


The Greek island of Crete was on Wednesday struck by a 5.2-magnitude earthquake.

The tremor hit at 7.39 a.m. 23km northwest of the island’s capital Iraklio and at a depth of 66.1km, according to revised data from the Athens Institute of Geodynamics.

Reports said the quake was felt across Crete, a popular holiday destination, and other south Aegean islands.

There were no reports of injuries or damage.

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