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Earthquake Shakes Mediterranean Sea South of Crete

The epicenter of the earthquake on May 2.

The epicenter of the earthquake on May 2.

Source: USGS

Updated on

(AP) -- A magnitude 6.0 earthquake has struck on the Mediterranean Sea south of the Greek island of Crete. No damage or injuries were reported.

The Athens Geodynamic Institute said the quake occurred Saturday at 3:51 p.m. local time (1251 GMT) and was centered 63 kilometers (39 miles) away from the coastal town of Ierapetra at a depth of 9.1 kilometers (5.7 miles.).