Tag: Earthquakes

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Two earthquakes back-to-back hit Thessaloniki, Greece!

Panos - Jun 25, 2018

A 4.2R earthquake has hit the wider area of Thessaloniki in central Macedonia, Greece. According to the Geodynamic Institute, an earthquake occurred at 11:21′ and the focal…

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Light quake recorded SW of Gavdos on Wed. morning

Panos - Dec 20, 2017

A light earthquake measuring 4.7 on the Richter scale was recorded at 06.18 (04.18 GMT) southwest of the island of Gavdos and the large island of Crete,…

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Did Ancient Greece Worship Earthquakes? Sacred Sites Built On Fault Lines

Panos - Sep 13, 2017

The ancient Greeks may have worshiped earthquakes, purposely building temples and other important structures directly above fault lines. But the same natural phenomenon they exalted could have…