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Earthquake hits Azerbaijan’s southern district

The earthquake was not felt

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Baku, Azerbaijan, Mar. 22 Trend: An earthquake jolted the southern Lerik district of Azerbaijan Mar. 22.

The earthquake occurred at 03:33 (local time), in Lerik, according to the Republican Seismic Survey Center of Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences (ANAS).

The earthquakes’ magnitude was 3.0 on the Richter scale, and its source was at a depth of 12 kilometers.

The earthquake was not felt.

The 1667 Shamakhi earthquake occurred in November 1667 with an epicenter close to the city of Şamaxı, Azerbaijan. It had an estimated magnitude of 6.9 and a maximum felt intensity of X (intense) on the mercalli intensity scale. An estimated 80,000 people died.

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