1935 Digor earthquake

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1935 Digor earthquake
1935 Digor earthquake is located in Turkey
1935 Digor earthquake
UTC time 1935-05-01 10:24:44
ISC event 904257
USGS-ANSS n/a
Local date 1 May 1935 (1935-05-01)
Local time 12:24
Magnitude 6.1 Mw [1]
Depth 10 km (6.2 mi) [1]
Epicenter 40°34′N 43°25′E / 40.57°N 43.42°E / 40.57; 43.42Coordinates: 40°34′N 43°25′E / 40.57°N 43.42°E / 40.57; 43.42 [1]
Areas affected Turkey
Casualties 540 deaths [2]

The 1935 Digor earthquake occurred on 1 May at Digor, Kars in the Eastern Anatolia region of Turkey. It had a moment magnitude of 6.1 and caused 540 fatalities.

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