Quake rocks Samos, aftershocks shake Ioannina

TAGS: Earthquake

An earthquake measuring 4.4 on the Richter scale hit the Aegean island of Samos early Monday, the Geodynamic Institute in Athens reported.

The quake occurred at a depth of 10 kilometers below the seabed, some 17 km northeast of the island. There were no reports of injures or damage.

Meanwhile, a 5.2 magnitude quake that hit near Ioannina, northwestern Greece, late Saturday, was followed by several aftershocks on Sunday and Monday.