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Earthquake measuring 5.2 R occurs off the island of Kithira

An earthquake measuring 5.2 on the Richter scale occured at 18:36 on Tuesday, in the sea 118.5 km off the north-western of the island of Kithira in southern Greece.

According to some international seismological institutes the earthquake was measuring 5.6 R.

The earthquake had a focal depth of 10km.

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No injuries or damages have been reported, so far.

A tsunami risk has been reportedly excluded.

 

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