Greece: recovery and rebuilding in quake-hit Kefalonia
Kefalonia After the Earthquake 2014
AFTERMATH - STRONG QUAKE KEFALONIA ISLAND GREECE 26TH JANUARY 2014
Earthquake Kefalonia 26th Jan 2014 1555hrs
The popular tourist island of Kefalonia in Greece was hit by an earthquake with a magnitude of 5.8. It caused damage to buildings and infrastructure and injured at least 7 people. In 1953, the region was hit by a major quake, which left the economy in tatters and forced a large number of residents to emigrate.