Light tremor hits Preveza


The coastal town of Preveza in northwestern Greece was rattled by a 3.7 magnitude tremor Tuesday.

According to the Athens Geodynamic Institute the quake occurred at a depth of five kilometers below the seabed near Aktio.

The tremor was felt in nearby Lefkada island and the Aitoloakarnania region.

Athens was also jolted by a quake measuring 3.8 on the Richter scale Tuesday evening.

The temblor’s epicenter was near the town of Halkida on the island of Evia.