Quake occurred on Monday at about 16.00 local time (18.00 MSK) in the capital of Egypt.
The official media is not specified by quake in Cairo, which was felt for a few seconds.
Earlier, Arab media reported that the epicenter of the earthquake was located in the Mediterranean Sea between Cyprus and the Greek island of Rhodes. Propulsion in the midst of 5.6 points.
The earthquake also felt the people of the province of Egypt, particularly the Mediterranean coast. Earthquake was felt on the coast of Lebanon.