Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - 17 km northeast of Sharur City, Sharur Rayon, Nakhichevan, Azerbaijan, on Wednesday, May 5, 2021 at 05:56 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 8 km depth
5 May 06:10 UTC: First to report: IRSC after 14 minutes.
Depth: 8.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.68°N / 45.09°E↗ (Sharur Rayon, Nakhichevan, Azerbaijan)
Antipode: 39.68°S / 134.91°W↗
Nearest volcano: Dar-Alages (37 km / 23 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km (6 mi) WSW of Areni (Vayots Dzor, Armenia) (pop: 1,720) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) NNE of Oğlanqala (pop: 2,900) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) NNE of Sharur City (Şərur) (pop: 7,100) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) WSW of Yeghegnadzor (Vayots Dzor, Armenia) (pop: 8,200) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) ESE of Ararat (Armenia) (pop: 28,800) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) NW of Jahri (Babək) (pop: 8,200) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) NNW of Nakhichivan (pop: 64,800) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) SE of Yerevan (Armenia) (pop: 1,093,500) --> See nearby quakes!
155 km (96 mi) SW of Ganja (Gǝncǝ) (pop: 313,300) --> See nearby quakes!
416 km (259 mi) W of Baku (Baki) (pop: 1,116,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IRSC
Estimated released energy: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) More info
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|2.6||8 km||14 Km of Şərur, Azerbaijan||IRSC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.6, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.