3.3-Magnitude Earthquake Registered in Southeast Bulgaria

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Bulgaria: 3.3-Magnitude Earthquake Registered in Southeast Bulgaria An earthquake with a magnitude of 3.3 shook Southeastern Bulgaria Wednesday. Photo by BGNES

An earthquake with a magnitude of 3.3 on the Richter scale was registered in Southeastern Bulgaria Wednesday afternoon.

The earthquake hit at 4:32 pm local time; it did not produce any damages or injuries.

Its epicenter was located 40 km west of the city of Burgas and 7 km south of the town of Karnobat, at a depth of 2 km, according to the European Seismology Center.

Southeastern Bulgaria has seen a number of mild earthquakes in the past few weeks.

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