Light Earthquake Registered in Southern Bulgaria

Society » ENVIRONMENT | February 1, 2012, Wednesday // 09:43
Light Earthquake Registered in Southern Bulgaria: Light Earthquake Registered in Southern Bulgaria A light earthquake was registered in southern Bulgaria Wednesday morning. File photo by BGNES

A light earthquake was registered Wednesday in southern Bulgaria.

The information was reported by the European Seismology Center.

The quake was of a 2.8 points magnitude on the Richter scale with an epicenter located 2 kilometers north of the town of Parvomay and 39 km east of the city of Plovdiv, at a depth of 2 km. It was recorded at 7:53 am.

There are no reports of injuries and material damages.

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Tags: Earthquake, Richter scale, European Seismology Center, Plovdiv, Parvomay
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