Many earthquakes at 4.7, 4.6 and 3.7 registered at Syrian coast
An earthquake was registered at 4.7 on the Richter Scale on Wednesday morning at the Syrian coast at a depth of 40 km to the north of Lattakia city.
The National Center for Seismic Monitoring said that the earthquake occurred at 22:40 a.m.local time, and was felt by people in some Syrian cities, Turkey and Cyprus.
The Center said an aftershock was also registered at 4.6 on Richter Scale at 11:18 a.m. at a depth of 38 km, northwest of Lattakia city.
The Center added that two aftershocks were registered at 3.0 and 2.0 on Richter Scale at 01:47 a.m. at a depth of 20 km and 07 km away from Lattakia.
The National Seismic Center said that other earthquake measuring 3.7 on the Richter scale struck at a depth of 12 km at 17:11 near the Syrian coast and 40 km north of Lattakia.
By :Suhad Alaawar