An earthquake was registered 7 km northeast of the town of Meghri, the press service of Armenian Ministry of Emergency Situations informed NEWS.am.
The seismological network of Territorial Seismic Protection Service of Ministry of Emergency Situations registered an earthquake with a magnitude of 2.8, with geographic coordinates of 38.96⁰ north latitude and 46.29⁰ east longitude. This is 7 km to the northeast from Meghri city.
Origin of the earthquake was located at a depth of 10 km.
The intensity of underground shocks in the epicenter made 3-4 magnitude.
The earthquake was felt in Meghri and Agarak cities and Alvank, Nrnadzor and Shvanidzor villages of Syunik region of Armenia. The intensity of the earthquake was 3 points there and in Kapan town - 2-3 points.