Quake rattles parts of western Greece


A tremor measuring 4.4 Richter rattled parts of western Greece on Saturday, the Athens-based Geodynamic Institute reported.

The earthquake, which occurred shortly after 10.30 a.m., was felt in Achaia and Ilia, in the Peloponnese, on the Ionian island of Zakynthos and in parts of Aetoloacarnia, in western central Greece.

The quake’s epicenter was located near Kyllini, in the Peloponnese.