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Light earthquake shakes the Ionian Sea

An earthquake measuring 4.1 on the Richter scale jolted the island of Zakynthos at 07:56 on Monday, the Geodynamics Institute of Athens National Observatory said.

Light quake jolts again Zakynthos

A light quake, the third in the last in the last two hours jolted again the island of Zakynthos at 13:00 on Thursday, said the Geodynamics Institute of Athens National Observatory.

Light earthquake shakes Zakynthos

An earthquake measuring 4.2 on the Richter scale shook the island of Zakynthos on Friday. The tremor struck at the Ionian Sea, at 00:46, 41 km southwest of Zakynthos.

Fotis Kouvelis visits quake-stricken Zakynthos

Shipping and Island Policy Minister Fotis Kouvelis arrived on the quake-stricken island of Zakynthos late Friday to examine the damages provoked by the quake to the port's infrastructures.

72 buildings deemed uninhabitable

Seventy-two buildings were declared uninhabitable in Zakynthos after the recent earthquake that hit the island, according to the Ministry of Infrastructure.

Light quake shakes again Zakynthos

A light aftershock measuring 4.3 on the Richter scale jolted again the residents of Zakynthos at 10:32 on Tuesday. Earlier in the day, a moderate quake (5.3 on the Richter scale) woke up the islanders.

Moderate tremor shakes Zakynthos

An earthquake measuring 5.3 on the Richter scale shook the island of Zakynthos on Tuesday. The tremor struck at 04:59 in the sea region of the Ionian Sea, 48 km west-southwest of Zakynthos and 294 km west of Athens.