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Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - 15 km northwest of Lagodekhi, Kakheti, Georgia, on Wednesday, Nov 23, 2022 at 1:41 pm (GMT +4) -

Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - 15 km northwest of Lagodekhi, Kakheti, Georgia, on Wednesday, Nov 23, 2022 at 1:41 pm (GMT +4) Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - 15 km northwest of Lagodekhi, Kakheti, Georgia, on Wednesday, Nov 23, 2022 at 1:41 pm (GMT +4)

Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 5 km depth

23 Nov 12:20 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 2 hours and 39 minutes.

Earthquake details

Date & timeNov 23, 2022 09:41:07 UTC -
Local time at epicenterWednesday, Nov 23, 2022 at 1:41 pm (GMT +4)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude3.6
Depth5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude41.94°N / 46.18°E (Kakheti, Georgia)
Antipode41.94°S / 133.82°W
Shaking intensityLight shaking near epicenter
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceEMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Nearest volcanoKasbek (162 km / 101 mi)
Nearby towns and cities15 km (9 mi) NNW of Lagodekhi (pop: 6,550) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
18 km (11 mi) NE of Bagdadi (pop: 4,560) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
30 km (19 mi) E of Qvareli (Kvareli) (pop: 8,610) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
38 km (24 mi) NE of Gurjaani (Gurdzhaani) (pop: 9,470) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
40 km (25 mi) NNE of Tsnori (Sakobo) (pop: 6,610) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
59 km (36 mi) E of Telavi (pop: 21,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
108 km (67 mi) ENE of Rustavi (Kvemo Kartli) (pop: 50,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
115 km (71 mi) ENE of Tbilisi (T'bilisi) (pop: 1,049,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Estimated seismic energy released1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
Mag.DepthLocationSource
3.65 kmGeorgia: Eastern CaucasusRaspberryShake
3.65 kmGEORGIA (SAK'ART'VELO)EMSC

Seismograms

Seismic station: Garni, Armenia (GNI/IU network) | Distance from quake: 233 km / 145 mi | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station Garni, Armenia: vertical movement plot around time of quake (source: IRIS/BUD)
Seismogram (vertical component) around time of quake. Thin dotted red line indicates time of quake. Seismic waves arrive some time later, depending on distance. Bandpass filter applied: 0.5-10.0 Hz. Source: IRIS Buffer of Uniform Data (BUD) webtool
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User reports for this quake

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
There are no user reports for this quake.

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