UPIMagnitude-6.3 earthquake strikes eastern Turkey, Greek island

Jun 13, 2017 - UPI

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June 12 (UPI) -- A magnitude-6.3 earthquake struck western Turkey and the Greek island of Lesbos on Monday afternoon. The epicenter was at a depth of 4 miles in the Aegean Sea, 3 miles south of the Greek town of Plomari, on Lesbos island, the U.S. Geological Survey reported. It struck at 3:28 p.m. The BBC reported tremors were felt in Istanbul and Athens. In Plomari and nearby Mytilene, there were reports of several buildings damaged, roads closed and minor injuries but no casualties. "We...

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