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Earthquake strikes with 4.4R, felt strongly in Athens

An earthquake stroke with 4.4 on the Richter scale Monday midnight. The epicenter was off the Loutra of Oraia Eleni in the regional unit of Corinth, some 20 km South-East of the town in northern Peloponnese.

According to preliminary information its focal depth was 5 km.

The earthquake was felt strongly also in Greek capital Athens, 54 km away in the East, where is was felt for some 3 to 5 seconds.

No injuries or material damages have been reported so far.

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