Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 on the Richter scale off the coast of Kastelorizoso

An earthquake measuring 4.8 on the Richter scale occurred in the maritime area east of Kastelorizo, according to an assessment by the Euro-Mediterranean Seismological Center (EMSC).

The epicenter of the earthquake, which was felt in the areas of Cyprus and Turkey, is located 125 ° east of Kastelorizo.

The depth of the focus of the shock, which occurred at 19:41, is estimated at 50 kilometers.

ℹ Aftershocks are possible in the coming hours/days. If not necessary, stay away from damaged areas for safety reasons ? Be careful and follow the instructions of the national authorities.

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