Weak mag. 2.7 earthquake - 5 km southwest of Oni, Racha-Lechkhumi and Kvemo Svaneti, Georgia, on Sunday, May 22, 2022 at 2:02 pm (GMT +4) -
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Weak magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 7 km depth
22 May 10:13 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 10 minutes.
|Date & time||May 22, 2022 10:02:49 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Sunday, May 22, 2022 at 2:02 pm (GMT +4)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||42.544°N / 43.4053°E (Racha-Lechkhumi and Kvemo Svaneti, Georgia)|
|Antipode||42.544°S / 136.595°W|
|Shaking intensity||Weak shaking near epicenter|
|Primary data source||KOERI-RETMC (Kandilli Oservatory and Earthquake Research Institute in Istanbul)|
|Nearest volcano||Kabargin Oth (49 km / 30 mi)|
|Nearby towns and cities||5 km (3 mi) SW of Oni (pop: 3,010) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
22 km (14 mi) N of Sach'khere (Sachkhere, Imereti) (pop: 6,140) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
29 km (18 mi) NNE of Chiat'ura (Imereti) (pop: 12,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
57 km (35 mi) NNE of Zestaponi (Zestafoni, Imereti) (pop: 25,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
58 km (36 mi) NW of Ts'khinvali (Shida Kartli) (pop: 30,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
63 km (39 mi) NNW of Hasuri (Khashuri, Shida Kartli) (pop: 27,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
66 km (41 mi) ENE of Kutaisi (Imereti) (pop: 178,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
151 km (94 mi) NW of Tbilisi (T'bilisi) (pop: 1,049,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
|Weather at epicenter at time of quake||Clear Sky 20.2°C (68 F), humidity: 32%, wind: 3 m/s (5 kts) from SSW|
|Estimated seismic energy released||7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy|
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|2.7||7.3 km||Georgia: GURCISTAN||KOERI-RETMC|
|2.7||2 km||GEORGIA (SAK'ART'VELO)||EMSC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.7, 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.