5.2 magnitude earthquake jolts Greek island of Kythera


A strong earthquake jolted the Greek island of Kythera on Wednesday. There were no reports of serious damage or injuries.

The Geodynamic Institute in Athens said the undersea earthquake had a preliminary magnitude of 5.2 and occurred at 4.51 a.m. local time 41 kilometres off the island’s northwestern coast. The quake was at a depth of 60 kilometers.