Police: 5.5 earthquake shakes Israel, epicenter in Cyprus

By JPOST.COM STAFF
May 11, 2012 22:52




A Richter scale 5.5 earthquake struck the eastern Mediterranean region on Friday night, police said, with residents nationwide reporting feeling the tremors.

The epicenter of the quake was near Cyprus, police said in a statement.

"Have a safe and quiet night," the statement added.

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