Pyrgos: two tangible tremors in Pyrgos

Earthquakes with a difference of about 20-25 minutes followed one another this morning in Pargos – 3.5 and 3.4 on the Richter scale. Seismic vibrations were felt in Pyrgos at 09:05 and 09:25, they were felt in other areas of Ilia. The Geodynamic Institute of the Athens National Observatory estimated the magnitude of the first […]

"timely" earthquake in Liechtenstein

During the deputies’ discussion of the need for earthquake insurance, the Liechtenstein parliament “shaken”. Tremors persistently reminded of the danger just in time – the deputies doubted whether such a small European country needed earthquake insurance. In a matter of seconds, the ground shook twice. The first time it caused only a smile, the second […]

4.8 (4.9) magnitude earthquake near Samos

An earthquake measuring 4.8 on the Richter scale struck Samos on 31 August at 12:56 pm. The epicenter is located at a distance of 15 km from Pythagorion. The depth of the outbreak is estimated at 13.5 kilometers. According to the Euro-Mediterranean Seismological Center (EMSC), the quake had a magnitude of 4.9 on the Richter […]

Earthquake in Crete, tremors felt in Sitia

Early this morning, Crete was rocked by an earthquake measuring 4.1 on the Richter scale. According to the Geodynamic Institute, it happened at 06:44 am off the coast of Lasithi. The epicenter was located 23 kilometers north/northeast of Sitia. The depth of the outbreak is estimated at 13 kilometers. Our publication recalls that the information […]

Earthquake in Larissa

Residents of Tirnavos (Larisa) were disturbed this morning by an earthquake measuring 4.1 on the Richter scale. The earthquake occurred at 9:30 am, its epicenter was recorded six kilometers southwest of Tirnavos. According to the data of the Geodynamic Institute, the depth of the focus was 5 km, so it was felt in several areas […]

Earthquake in Samos, residents worried

Early in the morning on Sunday, August 14, at 06:24, the inhabitants of Samos were awakened by tremors. The magnitude of the earthquake was 4.8 on the Richter scale. According to the Geodynamic Institute, the earthquake occurred on the coast of Turkey. Its epicenter was located 27 kilometers north / northeast of the Greek island […]