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Light quakes off Lesvos, Halkidiki

Δημοσίευση 28 Μαρτίου 2011, 07:42 / Ανανεώθηκε 27 Ιουνίου 2013, 14:55
Light quakes off Lesvos, Halkidiki
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Two light earthquakes were recorded early Saturday off the island of Lesvos and the Halkidiki peninsula.

Two light earthquakes were recorded early Saturday off the island of Lesvos and the Halkidiki peninsula.

According to the Thessaloniki Aristotle University's Geophysics Laboratory, a trembler measuring 3.0 on the Richter scale was recorded in the sea area northwest of the city of Mytilene (Lesvos) at 5:51 a.m., while a few minutes later, at 5:59 a.m., a trembler measuring 2.5 on the Richter scale was recorded in the bay of Ierissos, Halkidiki.

According to seismologists, there is no need for concern due to the above phenomena.