Last Updated: Thursday, August 29, 2013

Romania earthquake today shakes Bucharest


M 4.0 light earthquake hits Romania near Bulgarian Border today, the European Mediterranean Seismological Center (EMSC) reported.

According to the EMSC, the quake's epicenter was located 56 km south of Romania's capital Bucharest and 261 km northeast of the Bulgarian capital Sofia. It was 8 km deep.

Tremors were felt by the people of Ruse, Stăneşti, Giurgiu and Bucharest.

No damage or injuries have been reported from Romania earthquake today.

04:06 UTC (local time Thursday, August 29, 2013 at 07:06 @ epicenter)

Epicenter Location
5 km NE of Stăneşti, Romania
10 km NW of Giurgiu, Romania
56 km S of Bucharest, Romania

Original post: Natural Disasters List August 29, 2013

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