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Friday, 28 October 2016


Another earthquake in Georgia

2009-09-09 10:34

Last night one more relatively large earthquake occurred in Georgia: 6-point shocks at 10:10 p.m. [local time], with epicenter in Oni region again.


Specialists believe that shock was a continuation of yesterday's 8-point one. They said usually after a major earthquake weak shocks continue for som e time, most part of them are not felt, but some can be quite hard.

On September 8th, at appr. 2:42 a/m/ [local time] an earthquake took place in Georgia - GeorgiaTimes reporter. According to Tbilisi seismologist station, the epicenter was appr. 86 miles away from Tbilisi, in West Georgia, not so far from Oni [Racha-Lechkhumi region]. Shock were felt in South Ossetia, South of Russia, in some Armenian cities [Vanadzor, Alaverdi, Gyumri]. Power lines, roads, dozens of houses were damaged in Oni region.

Last night's earthquake wasn't felt in Tbilisi.


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