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4.3 magnitude tremor hits west of Rhodes
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4.3 magnitude tremor hits west of Rhodes

Panos - Dec 08, 2017

A 4.3 magnitude earthquake hit west of the island of Rhodes on Friday morning, according to Athens Geodynamic Institute. The tremor struck at around 7.20 am with…

New 3,7R earthquake in Athens!
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New 3,7R earthquake in Athens!

makis - Oct 27, 2017

A new 3,7 magnitude earthquake has shaken Athens, a few minutes before 17:00′ on Friday the afternoon. This is the third earthquake for the day so far,…

3.7 magnitude earthquake strikes in Peloponnese
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3.7 magnitude earthquake strikes in Peloponnese

makis - Oct 13, 2017

A 3.7 magnitude earthquake struck in the sea area of Messinia in the Peloponnese at 6.31pm on Friday. The tremor was located 77km south of the town…

Mild tremor near Alonissos on Sunday afternoon
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Mild tremor near Alonissos on Sunday afternoon

Panos - Sep 18, 2017

A 4.2 on the Richter scale earthquake shook the central Aegean island of Alonissos on Sunday afternoon. The quake's epicenter was located 21 kilometers northeast of the…

3.2 magnitude earthquake hits south of Crete
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3.2 magnitude earthquake hits south of Crete

makis - Sep 15, 2017

A 3.2 magnitude earthquake on the Richter scale hit southwest off the coast of the isle of Gavdos, located south of Crete. The epicentre of the tremor…

3.2 magnitude earthquake hits south of Crete
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3.2 magnitude earthquake hits south of Crete

Panos - Sep 15, 2017

A 3.2 magnitude earthquake on the Richter scale hit southwest off the coast of the isle of Gavdos, located south of Crete. The epicentre of the tremor…

Mexico earthquake: Rescue teams continue to search for survivors under rubble
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Mexico earthquake: Rescue teams continue to search for survivors under rubble

makis - Sep 09, 2017

The number of people killed by a powerful earthquake off the southern coast of Mexico has risen to at least 61, officials say. A huge rescue operation…

Earthquake of 5.3 magnitude shakes southwest Turkey’s Bodrum
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Earthquake of 5.3 magnitude shakes southwest Turkey’s Bodrum

makis - Aug 08, 2017

An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.3 shook the southwestern Turkish town of Bodrum on Tuesday at 10:42, the U.S. Geological Survey said. It was not immediately…

Strong 5.3 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Off the Coast of Crete
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Strong 5.3 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Off the Coast of Crete

Panos - Aug 01, 2017

A magnitude 5.3 earthquake jolted the Greek island of Gavdos, south of Crete, in the early hours of Tuesday, according to the United States Geological Survey. The…

Two killed in 6.4 magnitude earthquake on island of Kos
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Two killed in 6.4 magnitude earthquake on island of Kos

Panos - Jul 21, 2017

A strong earthquake in the Aegean Sea has killed at least two people on the Greek island of Kos, officials say. The deaths were confirmed to the…

Greece Declare State of Emergency in Lesbos by Earthquake
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Greece Declare State of Emergency in Lesbos by Earthquake

Panos - Jun 13, 2017

The Greek government declared a state of emergency on the island of Lesbos, affected by a earthquake of 6.1 degree on the Richter scale that killed one…

Ten injured in Lesvos earthquake
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Ten injured in Lesvos earthquake

makis - Jun 12, 2017

The village of Vrisa on the island of Lesvos has suffered extensive damage after the 6.1 magnitude earthquake struck southeast of the island, Monday. Firefighters have gone…

3.7 earthquake between Crete and Kasos
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3.7 earthquake between Crete and Kasos

makis - May 10, 2017

A 3.7 magnitude earthquake was recorded between the island of Kasos and the west of Crete. The tremor was recorded a little after 6pm 21km southeast of…

Mild earthquake jolts Halkidiki
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Mild earthquake jolts Halkidiki

makis - Apr 07, 2017

A moderate earthquake, measuring 4.2 on the Richter scale, struck the region of Halkidiki, northern Greece, shortly before 8 a.m. Friday morning, but there were no reports…

Moderate earthquake shakes Rhodes
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Moderate earthquake shakes Rhodes

makis - Mar 16, 2017

A moderate undersea quake, measuring 4.2 on the Richter scale, occurred south of Rhodes shortly before 1.30 a.m. on Thursday, according to the Geodynamic Institute of the…

5.2-magnitude tremor rattles northwestern Greece
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5.2-magnitude tremor rattles northwestern Greece

Sokratis - Oct 16, 2016

The Athens-based Institute of Geodynamics reports that a 5.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred near the northwestern Greek city of Ioannina, about 205 miles (330 kilometers) northwest of the…

Italy earthquake is not expected to affect Greek fault lines
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Italy earthquake is not expected to affect Greek fault lines

makis - Aug 24, 2016

The powerful 6.2 magnitude earthquake that took place in central Italy early on Wednesday morning is not expected to affect fault lines in Greece, argued the professor…

Earthquake hits Kefalonia
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Earthquake hits Kefalonia

chris1 - Jun 05, 2016

An earthquake measuring 4.6 on the Richter scale was recorded on the Greek island of Kefalonia, according to the European Mediterranean Seismological Centre. The earthquake’s epicenter was…

Crete rocked by 5.5 magnitude earthquake on Wednesday morning
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Crete rocked by 5.5 magnitude earthquake on Wednesday morning

makis - May 25, 2016

An earthquake off the southeast coast of Crete, measuring 5.5 on the Richter scale, was recorded by the Institute of Geodynamics at the Athens Observatory on Wednesday…

4.7 earthquake hits Japan
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4.7 earthquake hits Japan

chris1 - May 15, 2016

According to the USGeology Survey, a 4.7 magnitude earthquake hit 18km off the coast of Otsuchi town in the Iwate prefecture, Japan, Sunday. There are no reports…