Terremoto muy fuerte magnitud 6.5 - 40 km WNW of Kapan, Syunik, Armenia, lunes, 27 abr. 1931

Terremoto muy fuerte magnitud 6.5 - 40 km WNW of Kapan, Syunik, Armenia, lunes, 27 abr. 1931

Terremoto muy fuerte magnitud 6.5 at 15 km depth

Fecha & hora: 27 Apr 1931 16:50:45 UTC
Magnitud: 6.5
Profundidad: 15.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 39.291°N / 45.95°E (Syunik, Armenia)
Volcán mas cercano: Unnamed (38 km / 24 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
19 km al S de Hats’avan (pop: 15,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
40 km al ONO de Kapan (pop: 33,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
42 km al SO de Goris (pop: 20,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
90 km al SO de Khankendi (Xankǝndi, Azerbaiyán) (pop: 53,100) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
91 km al ENE de Qarah Ẕīā’ od Dīn (Qaren Zia' Od Din, West Azerbaijan, Irán) (pop: 31,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
97 km al N de Marand (East Azerbaijan, Irán) (pop: 124,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
122 km al ESE de Ararat (pop: 28,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
158 km al SE de Ereván (Yerevan) (pop: 1,093,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
245 km al SE de Gyumri (Shirak) (pop: 148,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
283 km al SSE de Tiflis (T'bilisi, Georgia) (pop: 1,049,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Fuente primaria de datos: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Energía liberada estimada: 3.5 x 1014 joules (98.6 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 84802 tons of TNT or 5.3 atomic bombs!) More info
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M 6.515 kmNaxcivan, AzerbaijanUSGS
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Earlier earthquakes in the same area since 1900

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  • Date / time UTC
    | Mag |
    | Detalles
  • 06 May 1930 22:34
    | 7.1 |
    15km / 9.3mi
    hace 91 años
    168km / 104mi
    | 12 km S of Salmās, West Azerbaijan, Iran

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