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05 February, 2023
 
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5.7 magnitude earthquake off the coast of Rhodes also felt in Cyprus

According to the Euro-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC), the tremor had a magnitude of 5.9

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According to preliminary estimates from the Geodynamic Institute of the National Observatory of Athens, an earthquake measuring 5.7 on the Richter scale occurred in a sea area off the coast of Rhodes.

The epicenter of the earthquake that struck today at 2:37 p.m. was 63 kilometers southeast of Lindos with a focal depth of 10 kilometers.

The quake had a magnitude of 5.9 Richter, according to the Euro-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC). 

At the same time, the earthquake was said to have been strongly felt in Cyprus.

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