Light Quake, 3.8 on Richter Scale, Jolts Athens


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ATHENS - The Geodynamics Institute of the Athens National Observatory announced on Wednesday that the earthquake recorded at 11:13 measured 3.8 on the Richter scale.

The light quake was felt in the wider region of Athens and its epicentre was located in the sea region 31 km east-northeast of Athens with a focal depth 15 km.