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Light Quake Shakes the Region of Etoloakarnania

November 2, 2020

ATHENS — A light tremor measuring 4.4 on the Richter scale was recorded at 01:10 on Monday, 20 km west-southwest of the town of Karpenisi at a focal depth of 17.7 km, the Geodynamics Institute of the National Observatory of Athens said.

According to the Euromediterranean Seismological Centre, the specific tremor measured 4.6 on the Richter scale and its epicentre was located 20 km west-southwest of Karpenisi.

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