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Earthquake measuring 5.6 strikes Romania

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By Euronews
Earthquake measuring 5.6 strikes Romania

<p>An earthquake of magnitude 5.6 has struck the Vrancea region of Romania.</p> <p>The tremor which reportedly lasted for more than 30 seconds was felt strongly in the capital Bucharest and several other parts of the country.</p> <p>The authorities say there are no victims or significant damage.</p> <p>People also felt the quake in Moldova, Bulgaria and parts of Ukraine.</p> <p>It’s one of the strongest earthquakes Romania has experienced in recent years.</p> <p>In 1977 a tremor measuring 7.2 killed more than 1,500 people.</p>