4.5 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Matruh Governorate, northwestern Egypt

An earthquake measuring 4.5 on the Richter scale struck Matrouh Governorate, northwest of Egypt on Wednesday.

The Egyptian National Research Institute of Astronomy and Geophysics (NRIAG) announced in a statement that the earthquake occurred 265 kilometers northwest of the city of Marsa Matrouh , and at a depth of 13.68 kilometers at the confluence of north latitude 32.52 and east longitude 24.79.

According to the institute, no human or material losses were recorded as a result of the earthquake.

Source: Qatar News Agency

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