4.6 magnitude earthquake occurs in Tuv aimag

2019-07-19 16:00:51

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. The Department of Seismology at the Institute of Astronomy and Geophysics reports that a 4.6 magnitude earthquake occurred at an area 5 km away from Bayantsogt soum of Tuv aimag at 11:47 pm, yesterday on July 18.


The institute has recorded 7 earthquake occurrences in May, and one in June in Mongolia, with the most recent ones having taken place near Saikhan-Ovoo soum of Dundgobi aimag, Altai soum of Gobi-Altai aimag, Zag soum of Bayankhongor aimag, and Umnudelger soum of Khentii aimag.