Weak mag. 2.0 earthquake - 25 km north of Step'anavan, Stepanavan, Lori, Armenia, on Wednesday, 17 March 2021 at 06:40 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 2 km depth
17 Mar 10:12 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 4 hours.
Date & time: 17 Mar 2021 06:40:31 UTC -
Depth: 2.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 41.23°N / 44.33°E (Armenia)
Nearest volcano: unnamed (71 km / 44 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
13 km (8 mi) NNE of Tashir (pop: 7,320) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) N of Step'anavan (Stepanavan) (pop: 23,800) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) WNW of Alaverdi (pop: 13,200) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) N of Spitak (pop: 15,100) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) SW of Marneuli (Georgia) (pop: 18,800) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) NE of Gyumri (pop: 148,400) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (41 mi) SW of Tbilisi (Georgia) (pop: 1,049,500) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (56 mi) NNW of Hrazdan (pop: 40,800) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) NW of Sevan (pop: 17,100) --> See nearby quakes!
118 km (73 mi) N of Yerevan (pop: 1,093,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 107 joules (17.5 kilowatt hours) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|2.0||2 km||GEORGIA (SAK'ART'VELO)||EMSC|
|2.2||8.4 km||AZERBAYCAN, Georgia||KOERI-RETMC|
User reports for this quake
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