Tremor, 4.8 Richter, hits Kasos, Karpathos


An earthquake measuring 4.8 on the Richter scale hit a sea area located 57 kilometers northeast of the Dodecanese island of Kasos on Sunday afternoon, according to the Athens Geodynamic Institute.

The tremor’s epicenter was located at a depth of 10 kilometers under the seabed, the institute added.

The quake was felt on Kasos and Karpathos. There were no reports of injuries or damage.