Zakynthos jolted by 4.2-magnitude quake

Zakynthos jolted by 4.2-magnitude quake

The Ionian island of Zakynthos in western Greece was jolted by a 4.2-magnitude earthquake at noon Tuesday.

According to the Athens Geodynamic Institute, the tremor struck at a depth of 2 kilometers and its epicenter was 63 kilometers southwest of the main town of Zakynthos.

A 3.1-magnitude aftershock followed shortly after. No injuries or damage were reported.

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