New tremor rat­tles Kos.

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The east­ern Aegean is­land of Kos was jolted by an­other earth­quake yes­ter­day mea­sur­ing 5.1 on the Richter scale. Ac­cord­ing to re­ports, the tem­blor struck at 10.42 a.m. Its epi­cen­ter was in the sea, 38 kilo­me­ters north­east of the is­land, and at a depth of 10 kilo­me­ters. No dam­age or in­juries were re­ported. The head of re­search at the Athens Geo­dy­namic In­sti­tute, Gerasi­mos Hou­liaras, told the Athens-Mace­do­nian News Agency yes­ter­day that it was a pow­er­ful af­ter­shock of the deadly 6.6 earth­quake that shook the is­land last month, claim­ing the lives of two peo­ple and caus­ing ex­ten­sive dam­age.

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