Strong earthquake rattles northeastern Greece

October 14th, 2008 - 10:07 am ICT by IANS  

Athens, Oct 14 (DPA) A strong earthquake measuring 6.6 on the Richter scale shook north-eastern Greece early Tuesday, but there were no reports of injuries or damage.The underwater quake took place at 5:06 a.m. and had an epicentre northeast of Athens near Halkida and the island of Evia.

Two smaller earthquakes took place a few minutes later.

The earthquake startled people in Athens.

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