Strong magnitude 5.1 Richter earthquake in Rhodes


A strong earthquake shook Rhode just before 8:00 on Thursday morning.

According to preliminary data from the Geodynamic Institute, the earthquake in Rhodes was 5.1 on the Richter scale.

The epicenter of the earthquake in Rhodes lies 37 kilometers southeast of Rhodes, with a focal depth of 16 kilometers.

The Geodynamic Institute gives 5.1 Richter
Data provided by the Geodynamic Institute for the 5.1 Richter earthquake, which was recorded at 7:44 pm and rocked the island of Rhodes:

Information from the Euro-Mediterranean Seismological Center
However, according to the Euro-Mediterranean Seismological Center the focal depth was only 10 kilometers and the magnitude of the earthquake in Rhodes was 5.1 Richter.

According to the first information, no injuries or damage were reported from the earthquake in Rhodes.

Source –  iefimerida.gr 

 

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