Light Earthquake Hits Bulgaria’s Razlog

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An earthquake measuring 3.7 on the Richter scale hit the area around the Bulgarian town of Razlog at 10:15 Monday morning.

The epicenter of the earthquake was 90km south of Sofia, near the town of Razlog. There are no reports of injuries or damage to buildings although the tremor was felt strongly in Bansko and Blagoevgrad.

The report was made by the Bulgarian Ministry of Emergency Situations, citing a local seismology institute, Darik Radio reported.

According to the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre the earthquake measured 3.6 on the Richter scale.


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