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Earthquake registered on border with Armenia

On August 12, at 03:29 local time (23:29 GMT), the seismological network of the Territorial Seismic Protection Service of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of the Republic of Armenia registered an 4.2 magnitude earthquake in 12 km south-east of Igdir, Turkey, with the north latitude 39.86⁰ and east longitude 44.16⁰.

The magnitude of the earthquake in the epicenter was 5-6.

The earthquake was felt in the RA Armavir and Ararat regions with a magnitude of 4, and in Yerevan with a magnitude of 3-4.