The earthquake hit at 10.16am local time (9.16 GMT) today and was 1km in depth, according to data by the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC). The quake struck the region between Lárisa and Týrnavos, but it could be felt as far as Athens.
The EMSC said the quake reached a magnitude of 6.2.
German Research Centre for Geosciences said they recorded a magnitude of 6.0.
One person wrote on Twitter: “A very big earthquake up to here in Athens we moved.”
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