Minor mag. 2.0 earthquake - 8.6 km southwest of Martuni, Gegharkunik, Armenia, on Thursday, 15 April 2021 at 15:26 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 2.0 earthquake at 10 km depth
15 Apr 16:15 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 49 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 40.07°N / 45.26°E (Gegharkunik, Armenia)
Nearest volcano: Ghegam (32 km / 20 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) SSE of Madina (pop: 1,020) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (5 mi) SSW of Martuni (pop: 11,000) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) SSE of Vardadzor (Yerevan) (pop: 2,100) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) WSW of Vardenik (pop: 7,710) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) SSE of Gavarr (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (34 mi) ENE of Ararat (pop: 28,800) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) ESE of Abovyan (Kotayk) (pop: 35,700) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) SSE of Sevan (pop: 17,100) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) E of Yerevan (pop: 1,093,500) --> See nearby quakes!
144 km (90 mi) ESE of Gyumri (Shirak) (pop: 148,400) --> 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||10 km||2.0 ARMENIA||EMSC|
|2.6||10 km||2 Km of Vaghashen, Armenia||IRSC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.0, such a quake wouldn't normally be felt by people except under very favorable conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.