Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - 4.7 km northeast of Sharur City, Sharur Rayon, Nakhichevan, Azerbaijan, on Wednesday, May 5, 2021 at 09:16 (GMT) -
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Weak magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 15 km depth
5 May 09:25 UTC: First to report: IRSC after 9 minutes.
Depth: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 39.57°N / 45.03°E↗ (Sharur Rayon, Nakhichevan, Azerbaijan)
Antipode: 39.57°S / 134.97°W↗
Nearest volcano: unnamed (38 km / 24 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) SW of Oğlanqala (pop: 2,900) --> See nearby quakes!
5 km (3 mi) ENE of Sharur City (Şərur) (pop: 7,100) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) SW of Areni (Vayots Dzor, Armenia) (pop: 1,720) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) SE of Ararat (Armenia) (pop: 28,800) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) NW of Jahri (Babək) (pop: 8,200) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) NW of Nakhichivan (pop: 64,800) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) SE of Yerevan (Armenia) (pop: 1,093,500) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) E of Doğubeyazıt (Ağrı, Turkey) (pop: 70,200) --> See nearby quakes!
168 km (104 mi) SW of Ganja (Gǝncǝ) (pop: 313,300) --> See nearby quakes!
424 km (263 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||15 km||2 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.