EARTHQUAKE


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NEWS

A study published in AGU Advances, a journal of the American Geophysical Union, challenges the prevailing theory regarding the devastating 365 AD earthquake of Crete and the tsunami that followed off the coast of Egypt, postulating a version fitting the description of Roman historian Ammianus Marcellinus.

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NEWS

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 4.6 struck the town of Kastoria in western Macedonia early Wednesday morning, without causing damages or injuries.


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NEWS

Α tremor measuring 4.4 on the Richter scale was recorded on Tuesday morning south of Nisyros island in the Aegean Sea, according to a preliminary reading of the Geodynamics Institute of the Athens National Observatory.


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NEWS

Two quakes were recorded early Thursday morning in the sea near the island of Nisyros, according to the Geodynamics Institute of the Athens’ National Observatory.

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NEWS

An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 4.0 struck off the southern coast of the island of Nisyros in the southeastern Aegean.



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EARTHQUAKE

A light earthquake measuring 4.3 on the Richter scale shook the region of Epirus, in northwestern Greece, early Tuesday morning.


A collapsed church in Mesochori in central Greece .[Intime News]
EARTHQUAKE

Scientists are waiting a couple of days to further clarify the source of the powerful earthquake, measuring 5.9 on the Richter scale, which struck Tyrnavos and Potamia in Larissa and Farkadona in neighboring Trikala on Thursday night.