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Marianna Mkrtchyan

Two earthquakes occurred in Armenia with an interval of three hours

Two earthquakes occurred in Armenia with an interval of three hours

ArmInfo.Two earthquakes  occurred in Armenia with an interval of three hours.

So, according to the message of the Ministry of Emergency Situations  of the Republic of Armenia, received by ArmInfo, the first shocks  were recorded by the seismological network of the territorial seismic  protection service of the MES of Armenia on January 18 at 05:28 local  time (at 01:28 GMT). The coordinates of the earthquake are 40.95 +  north latitude and 43.99 + east longitude -, 10 km. south-east of the  village of Ashotsk, Shirak region of RA.

According to the source the epicenter of the earthquake is at a depth  of 10 km, magnitude 3.6. The strength of tremors at the epicenter was  4-5 magnitude. The earthquake was felt in the city of Spitak, the  settlements of Artagyuh and Shirakamut of the Lori region and the  city of Gyumri, the villages of Djhadjhur and Ashotsk of the Shirak  region.

The second push was recorded on January 18 at 08:20 local time (at  04:20 GMT). The coordinates of the earthquake are 40.930 + north  latitude and 44.030 + east longitude, - 19 km. south-east of the  village of Ashotsk, Shirak region of RA. The epicenter of the  earthquake is at a depth of 10 km., Magnitude 2.4. The strength of  tremors at the epicenter was 3 magnitue. An earthquake was felt in  Gyumri and the village of Zorashen. 

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