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Earthquake recorded in Georgia, tremors felt in Armenia

6-01-2021, 10:07 Region » Georgia
Earthquake recorded in Georgia, tremors felt in Armenia

6 January 2021, 10:07 - NovostiNK
Magnitude 3.3 earthquake struck Georgia, 20km northwest of the city of Dmanis last night, at 02:26 local time, according to Armenian Emergency Ministry's Seismic Protection Service. Geographical coordinates of the epicenter were northern latitude 41.42⁰ and eastern longitude 44.01⁰.

The earthquake measured 4-5 magnitude in the epicenter on the depth of 10km. The tremors were felt in the Armenian villages of Paghaghbyur and Metsavan of Lori province, measuring 2-3 points on the Richter scale.

An official report from Georgia said that the earthquake caused no casualties or damage.



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