Weak mag. 2.2 earthquake - 38 km north of Gyumri, Shirak, Armenia, on Tuesday, Oct 5, 2021 10:55 am (GMT +4) -
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Weak magnitude 2.2 earthquake at 2 km depth
5 Oct 08:42 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 47 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, Oct 5, 2021 10:55 am (GMT +4)
Depth: 2.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 41.14°N / 43.85°E↗ (Shirak, Armenia)
Antipode: 41.14°S / 136.15°W↗
Nearest volcano: unnamed (50 km / 31 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
21 km (13 mi) NNE of Amasia (pop: 1,680) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) ESE of Ninotsminda (Samtskhe-Javakheti, Georgia) (pop: 6,140) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (23 mi) W of Tashir (Lori) (pop: 7,320) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) N of Gyumri (pop: 148,400) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) WNW of Step'anavan (Stepanavan, Lori) (pop: 23,800) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) NW of Spitak (Lori) (pop: 15,100) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) NE of Kars (Turkey) (pop: 77,500) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) SSW of Gori (Shida Kartli, Georgia) (pop: 46,700) --> See nearby quakes!
103 km (64 mi) SW of Tbilisi (T'bilisi, Georgia) (pop: 1,049,500) --> See nearby quakes!
120 km (75 mi) NNW of Yerevan (pop: 1,093,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 108 joules (35 kilowatt hours) More info
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User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.2, 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.