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


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