3.8 strength earthquake felt across northern Israel

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December 5, 2011 00:54

 
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The center of Sunday's earthquake was in the Hula and Sea of Galilee (Kinneret) area, not Lebanon, the Geophysical Institute of Israel stated.

The earthquake's Richter scale impact was 3.8.

The earthquake was felt across northern Israel, including Metula, Kiryat Shmona, and Tiberius. Police said there was no immediate knowledge of damages or injuries.

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