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Earthquake hits 10 km south-east from Ashotsk village

08:40 / 18.01.2020

On January 18, at 05:28 local time (at 01:28 by GMT) the RA MES Seismic Protection Survey Seismological Network registered an earthquake at the northern latitude of 40.950 and eastern longitude of 43.990 geographic coordinates (10 km south-east from Ashotsk village, RA) with 3.6 magnitude and 10 km depth.

The tremor measured magnitude 4-5 at the epicenter area.

The earthquake was felt in Spitak town, Hartagyugh (Ghaltakhchi) and Shirakamut villages of Lori Province, as well as in Gyumri town, Jajur and Ashotsk villages of Shirak Province.

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