earthquake shakes Israel

A 6.6 earthquake struck Cyprus, causing damage across Israel, according to the police.


“In the Mediterranean, Cyprus is the third-largest island after Sicily and Sardinia, Italy.”

The Cyprus earthquake shook Israel this Wednesday morning.



The earthquake  was felt by Israelis throughout the country, from Beersheva in the south to Nahariya in the north. No injuries or damage were reported


Within minutes of the Cyprus earthquake, Israel felt shaking. Jerusalem residents said they felt the quake for over a minute.

“A European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre map showed the epicenter.”