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4.5-magntitude earthquake strikes south of Kasos

4.5-magntitude earthquake strikes south of Kasos

Residents of Kasos and Karpathos were shaken on Sunday morning by a 4.5 magnitude earthquake, however there are no reports of any injuries or damage done to buildings.

The Athens-based Institute of Geodynamics stated that the earthquake had a magnitude of 4.5 on the Richter scale and struck at 7.14 a.m. The epicenter was located approximately 24 kilometers south-southeast of Kasos, at a depth of 8.3 kilometers below sea level.