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Three Light Quakes Shake the Island of Crete

HERAKLION — Three tremors measuring around 2.3 on the Richter scale occurred early on Friday, following the 4.3 Richter earthquake that jolted the island of Crete at 4:00 in the morning.

The epicentre of the quake was 29 km southeast of Heraklion and was felt in Crete.

There is no report of damage so far.

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