Moderate mag. 4.1 earthquake - 15 km south of Yeghegnadzor, Vayots Dzor, Armenia, on Saturday, 23 Jan 2021 5:22 pm (GMT +4) -

Moderate mag. 4.1 earthquake - 15 km south of Yeghegnadzor, Vayots Dzor, Armenia, on Saturday, 23 Jan 2021 5:22 pm (GMT +4)

Moderate magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 5 km depth

23 Jan 13:35 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 13 minutes.
Date & time: 23 Jan 2021 13:22:33 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, 23 Jan 2021 5:22 pm (GMT +4)
Magnitude: 4.1
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.6315°N / 45.3175°E (Vayots Dzor, Armenia)
Nearest volcano: Dar-Alages (24 km / 15 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
14 km (9 mi) WSW of Vayk’ (pop: 5,420) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) S of Yeghegnadzor (pop: 8,200) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) SE of Areni (pop: 1,720) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) ESE of Ararat (pop: 28,800) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) WNW of Hats’avan (Syunik) (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) SSE of Gavarr (Gegharkunik) (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) W of Goris (Syunik) (pop: 20,400) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) SE of Yerevan (pop: 1,093,500) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) SE of Abovyan (Kotayk) (pop: 35,700) --> See nearby quakes!
180 km (112 mi) SE of Gyumri (Shirak) (pop: 148,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky -7°C (19 F), humidity: 79%, wind: 1 m/s (2 kts)
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC (Kandilli Oservatory and Earthquake Research Institute in Istanbul)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
4.210 km3 Km of Şahbuz, AzerbaijanIRSC
4.410 km15 Km ENE of Zarrit’ap’, ArmeniaUSGS
4.310 kmArmenia-Azerbaijan-Iran Border Reg.GFZ

User reports for this quake (3)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Vayk’, Vayots Dzor (13.6 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 1-2 s
near Vayk’, Vayots Dzor (11.7 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Brnakot / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
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