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Two earthquakes in Vrancea region Thursday morning

Two earthquakes took place Thursday morning, the National Institute for Earth Physics (INFP) has informed. The first one occurred at 5.47h and had a magnitude of 3.7 degrees on Richter scale and the second one at 7.35h of magnitude 3.5 Richter degrees. The second quake took place at a depth of 73 km.

The closest towns to the epicenter are Nehoiu (44 km), Covasna (50 km), Slănic-Moldova (54 km), Odobeşti (52 km), Oneşti (57 km).

The strongest earthquake this year occurred on October 28 in Vrancea region, Buzau County, and had a magnitude or 5.8 degrees on the Richter scale.

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