Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - Samukh Rayon, 57 km north of Ganja, Azerbaijan, on Monday, 3 May 1982 at 04:10 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 5.2 earthquake at 33 km depth
1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 30 seconds.
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 41.183°N / 46.198°E (Samukh Rayon, Azerbaijan)
Nearest volcano: Porak (134 km / 83 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
41 km (25 mi) NE of Zǝyǝm (Şǝmkir) (pop: 7,440) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) NNE of Şǝmkir (pop: 35,400) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) SW of Əliabad (Zaqatala) (pop: 9,100) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) NNW of Nǝbiağalı (Samux) (pop: 6,010) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (36 mi) NNW of Ganja (Gǝncǝ) (pop: 313,300) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (51 mi) W of Şǝki (Shaki City) (pop: 63,000) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) WNW of Mingachevir (Mingǝcevir) (pop: 95,500) --> See nearby quakes!
127 km (79 mi) ESE of Tbilisi (T'bilisi, Georgia) (pop: 1,049,500) --> See nearby quakes!
181 km (112 mi) NE of Yerevan (Armenia) (pop: 1,093,500) --> See nearby quakes!
324 km (201 mi) WNW of Baku (Baki) (pop: 1,116,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 1012 joules (1.11 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 951 tons of TNT) More info
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|5.2||33 km||Georgia (Sak'art'velo) (Azerbaijan)||USGS|
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