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Greece: 2 dead following 6.7 magnitude earthquake in Mediterranean Sea00:48

Greece: 2 dead following 6.7 magnitude earthquake in Mediterranean Sea

Greece, Kos
July 21, 2017 at 02:01 GMT +00:00 · Published

Two people died and several were injured on the Greek island of Kos, Friday, when a 6.7-magnitude earthquake struck some 12km (7.4 miles) off the Turkish coast. The tremor triggered a mini tsunami, damaging dozens of houses and roads.

According to the European Mediterranean Seismological Center, the quake struck at a depth of 10km (6.2 miles) off the Turkish resort city of Bodrum in Mugla Province.

No casualties or serious damages were reported on Turkish side but a floor at the state hospital in the port city of Bodrum did collapse, injuring a further 70 people.

Mandatory Credits to @risvan3402

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Two people died and several were injured on the Greek island of Kos, Friday, when a 6.7-magnitude earthquake struck some 12km (7.4 miles) off the Turkish coast. The tremor triggered a mini tsunami, damaging dozens of houses and roads.

According to the European Mediterranean Seismological Center, the quake struck at a depth of 10km (6.2 miles) off the Turkish resort city of Bodrum in Mugla Province.

No casualties or serious damages were reported on Turkish side but a floor at the state hospital in the port city of Bodrum did collapse, injuring a further 70 people.

Mandatory Credits to @risvan3402

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