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Earthquake (aftershock) near Shorzha village

23:51 / 15.02.2021

On February 15, at 23:31 local time (at 19:31 GMT) the Seismological Network of the Territorial Seismic Protection Service of the MES of RA registered an earthquake (aftershock) of magnitude 2.0 and 10 kilometers depth with the geographic coordinates of 40.52⁰ in northern latitude and 45.32⁰ in eastern longitude on the 4th km north-east of Shorzha village of Gegharkunik province.

The magnitude of the earthquake in the epicenter was 2-3.

The earthquake (aftershock) was felt in Shoghakat and Chambarak communities with the magnitude of 2-3.

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On February 15, at 22:27 local time (at 18:27 GMT) the Seismological Network of the Territorial Seismic Protection Service of the MES of RA registered an earthquake (aftershock) of magnitude 3.3 and 10 kilometers depth with the geographic coordinates of 40.52⁰ in northern latitude and 45.33⁰ in eastern longitude on the 5th km north-east of Shorzha village of Gegharkunik province.

The magnitude of the earthquake in the epicenter was 4-5.

The earthquake (aftershock) was felt in Tsovagyugh community and Gavar town with the magnitude of 3, in Sevan, Abovyan, Dilijan and Ijevan towns with the magnitude of 2-3.

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