• Quake hits Iran: tremors felt in Armenia

    A 5.7 magnitude quake hit Iran at 10.26 (Yerevan time), Armenia’s Seismic Protection Service reports. The epicenter was located 28km northwest of Ahar city, Iran.

    The force at the hypocenter was 7-8 on the Richter scale which was at the depth of 10 km.

    The earthquake was felt in some Armenian cities – Kajaran, Kapan, Goris, Jermuk and Ararat.