Mag. 4.0 earthquake - 8 km west of Shamakhi, Şamaxı, Azerbaijan, on 26 Oct 5:50 pm (GMT +4) -

Mag. 4.0 earthquake  - 8 km west of Shamakhi, Şamaxı, Azerbaijan, on 26 Oct 5:50 pm (GMT +4)

Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 30 km depth

26 Oct 15:35 UTC: Premier à signaler: EMSC après 1 heure et 45 minutes.
Date & time: 26 Oct 2020 01:50:16 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 26 Oct 5:50 pm (GMT +4)
Magnitude: 4.0
Profondeur: 30.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 40.65°N / 48.55°E (Azerbaïdjan)
Volcan le plus près: Lokbatan (110 km / 68 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km WNW de Shamakhi (Şamaxı) (pop: 29,400)
15 km NE de Aghsu (Ağsu) (pop: 17,200)
18 km SE de Basqal (pop: 1,230)
37 km ESE de İsmayıllı (Ismailli) (pop: 13,600)
48 km NE de Kyurdarmir (Kürdəmir) (pop: 19,100)
81 km N de Saatlı (pop: 87,000)
117 km WNW de Baku (pop: 1,116,500)
346 km NNE de Tabriz (Iran) (pop: 1,424,600)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 14.5°C (58 F), humidity: 55%, wind: 0 m/s (1 kts) from NW
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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MagnitudeProfondeurLocationSource
M 4.030 km8 Km WNW of Shamakhi, AzerbaijanEMSC

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Earlier earthquakes in the same area since 1900

Mag. 4.0 earthquake - 8 km west of Shamakhi, Şamaxı, Azerbaijan, on 26 Oct 5:50 pm (GMT +4)
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  • Date / time UTC
    | Mag |
    Profondeur
    |
    Age
    |
    Distance
    | Details
  • 26 Dec 1939 23:57
    | 7.8 |
    20km / 12.4mi
    |
    il y a 81 ans
    |
    768km / 477mi
    | Eastern Turkey
  • 20 Jun 1990 21:00
    | 7.4 |
    18.5km / 11.5mi
    |
    il y a 30 ans
    |
    417km / 259mi
    | Northern Iran
  • 24 Nov 1976 12:22
    | 7.3 |
    36km / 22mi
    |
    il y a 44 ans
    |
    422km / 262mi
    | Turkey-Iran Border Region
  • 05 Oct 1948 20:12
    | 7.3 |
    15km / 9.3mi
    |
    il y a 72 ans
    |
    894km / 556mi
    | Turkmenistan
  • 23 Jan 1909 02:48
    | 7.3 |
    15km / 9.3mi
    |
    il y a 112 ans
    |
    731km / 454mi
    | Central Iran
  • 12 Nov 2017 18:18
    | 7.2 |
    34km / 21mi
    |
    il y a 3 ans
    |
    686km / 426mi
    | Iran-Iraq Border Region
  • 01 May 1929 15:37
    | 7.2 |
    10km / 6.2mi
    |
    il y a 92 ans
    |
    838km / 521mi
    | Turkmenistan
  • 23 Oct 2011 10:41
    | 7.1 |
    18km / 11.2mi
    |
    il y a 9 ans
    |
    482km / 299mi
    | Eastern Turkey
  • 06 May 1930 22:34
    | 7.1 |
    15km / 9.3mi
    |
    il y a 91 ans
    |
    432km / 268mi
    | Turkey-Iran Border Region
  • 06 Dec 2000 17:11
    | 7.0 |
    30km / 19mi
    |
    il y a 20 ans
    |
    545km / 339mi
    | Turkmenistan
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