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Light Quake Shook the Regions of Achaia and Etoloakarnania

December 23, 2020

ATHENS — A light quake measuring 4.2 on the Richter scale, recorded at 02:20 on Wednesday, shook the regions of Achaia and Etoloakarnania during the night. According to the Geodynamics Institute of the Athens National Observatory , the quake's epicentre was located 7km southwest of the town of Nafpaktos and its focal depth was 16 km.

The European Mediterranean Seismological Centre said that the tremor measured 4.5R and its epicentre was 12 km north of the city of Patras.

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