What happened in Crete?
on mondayAn earthquake with a magnitude of 5.8 on the Richter This resulted in Crete, Greece’s largest island. vibrating the entire island, resulting in1 deathfrom being hit by the dome from the LDS during the renovating blows down and9 people were injured
Most of the damage is caused by old buildings. that collapsed but was an unoccupied buildingin the Arcalochori region The quake caused people across the island to leave their homes, schools and public buildings in a hurry. Ministry of Structures The basis of Greece says “A group of civil engineers has been sent to assess the structural damage and assist in the relief efforts.”
How many earthquakes on the Richter scale?
The Athens Geodynamic Institute identifies the magnitude of the earthquake that 5.8 Richter and has a center at a depth of 10 km, but the seismic center The European Mediterranean (EMSC) measures earthquakes at magnitude. 6.5 Richter While the United States Geological Survey (USGS) said the earthquake was 6.0 Richter