Earthquake of 4.3 on Richter scale strikes Romania

Written by on August 1, 2017 in Europe - Comments Off on Earthquake of 4.3 on Richter scale strikes Romania

An earthquake of 4.3 on the Richter scale struck Romania on August 1 at 1.27pm local time, according to provisional data from the European Mediterranean Seismological Centre.

The earthquake was recorded as having happened 130km north of Romania’s capital Bucharest and 58km north-west of Buzău.

The quake was also felt in the Romania-Moldova border region.

(Photo: Miles Davidson)

 

 

Comments

comments

About the Author

The Sofia Globe - Bulgaria’s fully independent English-language news and features website, run by an all-expatriate team. Sign up to subscribe to sofiaglobe.com's daily bulletin by using the form on the homepage of our website. Please click to support our advertisers!