Minor mag. 1.8 earthquake - Ardahan, 50 km north of Kars, Turkey, on Thursday, 6 May 2021 at 04:37 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 1.8 earthquake at 4 km depth
6 May 07:25 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 2 hours and 48 minutes.
Depth: 4.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 41.0373°N / 43.186°E (Ardahan, Turkey)
Nearest volcano: Kars (60 km / 37 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
24 km (15 mi) NNW of Arpaçay (Kars) (pop: 5,130) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (23 mi) SE of Hanak (pop: 5,120) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) E of Ardahan (pop: 21,000) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) ENE of Göle (pop: 11,900) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) NNE of Sarıkamış (Kars) (pop: 23,700) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) N of Kağızman (Kars) (pop: 25,200) --> See nearby quakes!
147 km (91 mi) NW of Yerevan (Armenia) (pop: 1,093,500) --> See nearby quakes!
148 km (92 mi) N of Ağrı (pop: 92,000) --> See nearby quakes!
156 km (97 mi) WSW of Tbilisi (T'bilisi, Georgia) (pop: 1,049,500) --> See nearby quakes!
882 km (548 mi) ENE of Ankara (pop: 3,517,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC (Kandilli Oservatory and Earthquake Research Institute in Istanbul)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 107 joules (8.78 kilowatt hours) More info
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|1.8||4.1 km||GOBELBAKAN-CILDIR (ARDAHAN), Turkey||KOERI-RETMC|