1926 Kars earthquake
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|UTC time||1926-10-22 19:59:38|
|Local date||22 October 1926|
|Depth||7 km (4.3 mi)|
|Areas affected||Turkey, Armenia|
|Max. intensity||IX (Violent)|
The 1926 Kars earthquake occurred at 21:59 local time on 22 October. It had a surface wave magnitude of 6.0 and a maximum felt intensity of IX (Violent) on the Mercalli intensity scale, causing 360 casualties.
- NGDC. "Comments for the Significant Earthquake". Retrieved 28 August 2010.
- Boğaziçi Üniversitesi. "Bogazici University Kandilli Observatory and Earthquake Research Institute National Earthquake Monitoring Center (NEMC) List of earthquakes 1900–2004 (Büyük Depremler)" (in Turkish). Retrieved 28 August 2010.
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