Earthquake hits 7 km northeast from the city of Meghri

20:03 / 02.12.2022

On December 2 at 19:33 local time (at 15:33 by GMT), the Seismological Network of the Regional Survey for Seismic Protection of the MES of the RA recorded an earthquake at the northern latitude 38.96⁰ and eastern longitude 46.29⁰ geographic coordinates (Armenia-Iran border zone,7 km northeast from the city of Meghri), with 2.8 magnitude and 10 km depth.

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

The earthquake was felt in the cities of Meghri and Agarak, in the villages of Alvank, Nrnadzor and Shvanidzor in Syunik Province with 3 points intensity, as well as in the city of Kapan with 2-3 points intensity.

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