The Department of consular service of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Ukraine ascertain whether the injured citizens of Ukraine in the earthquake, which occurred in the Aegean sea off the coast of Turkey and Greece.

“An earthquake of 6.2 points in the Aegean sea off the coast of Turkey and Greece. The consuls out, was not injured Ukrainians”, – stated in the message of Department of consular service at the page in the microblog Twitter on Tuesday.

Earlier some media reported that in the Aegean sea not far from the Western coast of Turkey and the Greek island of Lesbos was a strong earthquake. The shaking ground was felt also by inhabitants of Istanbul and Athens. As reported by the mayor of the Greek town of Plomari, in the center of the city was damaged some buildings.

It is reported, citing Turkish rescuers, in the province of Izmir (Turkey) killed 60-year-old woman, which collapsed the roof of the house. Also in Greece and Turkey, ten people were injured .