January 2 in Romania was 20 earthquakes

Earthquake

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3.01.12.Neskolko earthquakes (about 20) from 2 to magnitude 4.4 on the Richter scale occurred in the two zones of Romania — Vrancea Mountains and the Romanian lowland areas of Sinai, roots and Brebu.

As the Honorary Director of the Romanian National Institute of Physics of the Earth George Mermuryanu "earthquake occurred not cause larger fluctuations in underground formations."

"The first tremors were reported on Sunday evening, January 1, in Vrancea Mountains at a depth of 114 kilometers, and the last — in 2 hours and 15 minutes in the night from Sunday to Monday," — according to the National Institute of Physics of the Earth.

Earthquakes of similar intensity occurred in October 2011, their strength is also varied between 2.5 and 4.5 points.

Recall that in the Romanian county of Vrancea October 4, an earthquake of magnitude 5.1.

Source: noi.md

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