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.
ℹ Aftershocks may occur in the next hours/days. Unless it is necessary, stay away from damaged areas for your safety 🙏 Be careful and follow national authorities’ information.
— EMSC (@LastQuake) November 2, 2022