Strong earthquake originating near Crete felt in Israel

By AP, JPOST.COM STAFF
July 1, 2009 15:19




An earthquake was felt in the central Israeli cities Rishon Lezion and Petah Tikva on Wednesday. The epicenter of the 6.2-magnitude quake was off Crete. No injuries or damage were reported on the island or in Israel.


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