Greece is in ruins! An earthquake destroys Crete again

On Tuesday, October 12, a powerful earthquake with a magnitude of 6.3 hit the island of Crete (Greece). The main tremors were felt in the sea area 23 km east of the village of Zakros. The epicenter center was located at a depth of 8.2 km. No casualties were reported. Dozens of buildings were damaged. In one of the villages, the chapel of St. Nicholas turned into ruins. Only one wall remained from the temple. The earthquake was felt by the inhabitants of the entire island. They left their homes in panic. Three weeks ago, an earthquake already hit Crete, due to which hundreds of people are still homeless. The new blow was even stronger. It was also felt on the neighboring islands – Cyprus and Rhodes.