June 12, 2017 / 1:19 PM / in 5 months

Strong earthquake shakes eastern Aegean islands

ATHENS (Reuters) - A strong earthquake shook the eastern Aegean on Monday, with preliminary readings of its magnitude between 6.1 and 6.4.

Greek TV stations reported the tremor hit close to the island of Lesbos. Some structural damage was reported in the town of Plomari on the island.

There were no immediate reports of injuries or serious damage, the fire brigade said.

Reporting by Athens newsroom

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