Light mag. 3.4 earthquake - 17 km northeast of Gavarr, Gegharkunik, Armenia, on Monday, 15 Feb 2021 10:27 pm (GMT +4) -

Light mag. 3.4 earthquake - 17 km northeast of Gavarr, Gegharkunik, Armenia, on Monday, 15 Feb 2021 10:27 pm (GMT +4)

Light magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 10 km depth

15 Feb 18:40 UTC: First to report: IRSC after 12 minutes.
Date & time: 15 Feb 2021 18:27:51 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Monday, 15 Feb 2021 10:27 pm (GMT +4)
Magnitude: 3.4
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 40.49°N / 45.22°E (Gegharkunik, Armenia)
Nearest volcano: Ghegam (37 km / 23 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) S of Drakhtik (pop: 1,020) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) SW of Chambarak (pop: 6,150) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) NNE of Gavarr (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) ESE of Sevan (pop: 17,100) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) N of Martuni (pop: 11,000) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) ENE of Abovyan (Kotayk) (pop: 35,700) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) ENE of Yerevan (pop: 1,093,500) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (54 mi) ENE of Vagharshapat (Armavir) (pop: 46,500) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (54 mi) ENE of Ejmiatsin (pop: 49,500) --> See nearby quakes!
121 km (75 mi) ESE of Gyumri (Shirak) (pop: 148,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 2.9°C (37 F), humidity: 71%, wind: 3 m/s (5 kts) from SSE
Primary data source: IRSC
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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3.410 km12 Km of Noratus, ArmeniaIRSC

User reports for this quake (10)

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Sevan / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / very short : A heard a sound, like something hit the windows and I looked at the chenddlier, it was moving, and my cats gone crazy. | 4 users found this interesting.  
Yerevan (71.5 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / 5-10 s
yerevan (69.4 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
Sevan (22.5 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / vertical swinging (up and down) / 2-5 s
Yerevan (68.2 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 2-5 s
near Chambarak, Gegharkunik (15 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / single vertical bump / 1-2 s
Abovyan, Kotayk (55 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
Abovyan / Weak shaking (MMI III) / vibration and rolling / 2-5 s
Yerevan / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Yerevan / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 2-5 s
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