Quake measuring 4.2 Richter hits Evia

A moderate earthquake measuring 4.2 on the Richter scale struck the area of Istiaia, on the island of Evia, shortly after 4 p.m. on Thursday, seismologists said.

The quake, whose epicenter had a depth of just 10 kilometers, was felt across Evia, Magnisia and even in parts of Attica but there were no reports of damage or injuries.