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Karpathos rattled by moderate quake

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A light earthquake occurred just after midnight on Monday in a sea area 79 kilometers east of the southern Aegean island of Karpathos.

According to the Athens Geodynamic Institute, the 4.7 magnitude quake occurred at 12.46 a.m. while its epicenter was some 492 kilometers southeast of Athens.

No damages have been reported.