Quake rattles Athens, no immediate reports of damage

At a depth of 3.7 kilometres

  
 The Athens skyline, seen from the Acropolis, on February 20, 2012 in Athens, Greece.

The Athens skyline, seen from the Acropolis, on February 20, 2012 in Athens, Greece.

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ATHENS- A quake rattled the Greek capital on Monday but there were no immediate reports of any damage.

The tremor had a magnitude of 2.9 and was epicentered 10 kilometres (miles) north of Athens, according to a report by the Athens Geodynamic Institute.

At a depth of 3.7 kilometres, it was felt in Athens.

(Reporting by Angeliki Koutantou) ((angeliki.koutantou@thomsonreuters.com; +30 2102214608; Reuters Messaging: angeliki.koutantou.reuters.com@reuters.net))


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