Earthquake Strikes Greek Island of Rhodes Amid Heatwave

“A 4.9 magnitude earthquake struck the popular Greek island of Rhodes on Wednesday evening, as a heat warning remained in effect… According to a spokesperson from the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC), the earthquake was likely felt as a light vibration by people in the vicinity of the epicenter. However, they stated that significant damage was not anticipated based on preliminary seismic data.”

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