5.5 magnitude Quake hits Lebanon, Cyprus and Israel

An earthquake was felt across the eastern Mediterranean region on Friday night, although no casualties or damage was reported.

The United States Geological Survey’s web site said a 5.5 magnitude quake at a depth of 19.8 kilometers (12.3 miles) occurred in the sea between Cyprus and Lebanon at 9:48 p.m. (1848 GMT).

Israeli web sites reported the quake was felt throughout the country and residents of the Palestinian territories in the West Bank and the Gaza Strip also reported a short sharp shudder but there was no initial word of casualties.

CNBC / Reuters

  • 5thDrawer

    Maybe someone is moving the oil …. very sneaky …

    • Hannibal

      Damn Israelis… Now they cause earthquakes after causing the dinosaurs’ extinction… he he

      • deptyGod

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        • MeYosemite

          Let’s count the thumbs up..

        • Hannibal

          he he dab but me no zioniste nor salafiste funi mr is ok…

        • Hannibal

          he he dab but me no zioniste nor salafiste funi mr is ok…

        • 5thDrawer

          Careful Hannibal … you give him no choice but to think you must be Wahabbiiiiiii :-)))
          After all, people MUST be placed into some kind of slot, no?  ;-))))))

          A friend in Jordan says they felt it too … wow … those mountains transmit a lot of crap for sure. 🙂

        • 5thDrawer

          Careful Hannibal … you give him no choice but to think you must be Wahabbiiiiiii :-)))
          After all, people MUST be placed into some kind of slot, no?  ;-))))))

          A friend in Jordan says they felt it too … wow … those mountains transmit a lot of crap for sure. 🙂

    • Hannibal

      Damn Israelis… Now they cause earthquakes after causing the dinosaurs’ extinction… he he

  • 5thDrawer

    Maybe someone is moving the oil …. very sneaky …

    • Damn Israelis… Now they cause earthquakes after causing the dinosaurs’ extinction… he he

      • deptyGod

        yu think yu funi mr

        • MeYosemite

          Let’s count the thumbs up..

        • he he dab but me no zioniste nor salafiste funi mr is ok…

        • 5thDrawer

          Careful Hannibal … you give him no choice but to think you must be Wahabbiiiiiii :-)))
          After all, people MUST be placed into some kind of slot, no?  ;-))))))