Small but noticeable earthquake

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Posted by: on Nov 26, 2008
An earthquake took place the day before yesterday, on Monday, November 24th, in the sea area between the island of Rhodes and the coast of Turkey. According to the Geodynamic Institute of Athens, the earthquake happened at around 1:30 a.m. and it was 4.5 Richter strong. It was noticeable in almost all the island, but no panic or damage was caused. The scientists say that this earthquake was normal for the area and people shouldn't worry. They say that, in general, these phenomena are good because they weaken the possibility for a big earthquake.

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