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An earthquake occurred in Romania: its epicenter is located 130 km from Ukraine

ByJohn Newman

Jan 15, 2024

In Romania today, January 15, an earthquake with a magnitude of 4.3 was recorded. It is known that its epicenter is located 130 kilometers from the Ukrainian border.

An earthquake occurred in Romania: its epicenter is 130 km from Ukraine

According to «NBN« , this was stated in the press release of the Main Center for Special Control.

The source of the earthquake is located on the territory of Romania, in the region of the Vrancea Mountains… at a depth of 80 km, — indicated in the message.

According to the department, the earthquake does not threaten the Ukrainian population. At the same time, it can be felt indoors as well as outdoors.

The vibrations resemble those caused by a light truck. Attentive observers recorded slight vibrations of light objects, somewhat stronger — on the upper floors, — This is how they commented on the probable general sensations from this earthquake in the message.

The Center also recalled that the last time a powerful earthquake in the Vrancea Mountains region was registered on December 24, 2023, its magnitude was 4.0 ( on the Richter scale).

Recall that we previously wrote about the strongest earthquake in China.


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