YEREVAN. – The “Survey for Seismic Protection” Agency of Armenia on Saturday recorded a magnitude-3.7 earthquake in Iran, at 4:34am Armenia time.
The seismic activity occurred 16km southwest of Marand city, and its hypocenter was 10km beneath the surface.
The tremor measured magnitude 5 at the epicenter.
According to preliminary data, the quake was felt also in Syunik Province of Armenia—in Agarak town as well as in Alvank and Shvanidzor villages—with magnitude 2-3.