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Earthquake hits 9 km North-East from Ashotsk village

15:00 / 21.08.2019

On August 21, at 14:20 local time (at 10:20 by GMT) the RA MES Seismic Protection Survey Seismological Network registered an earthquake at the northern latitude of 41.040 and eastern longitude of 43.960 geographic coordinates (9 km north-east from Ashotsk village of Armenia) with 2.8 magnitude and 10 km depth.

The tremor measured magnitude 3-4 at the epicenter area.

The earthquake was followed by a 2.2-magnitude aftershock.

3-magnitude-earthquake was felt in Bavra village of Shirak province.

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