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Minor earthquake registered in Western Bulgaria

Blagoevgrad region
Photo: blagoevgrad.eu

A minor Richter 2.5 earthquake was registered at 6.08 AM today near Osenovo village, Blagoevgrad region, the National Institute of Geophysics, Geodesy and Geography of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences reports on its website. The epicenter was at a depth of 1.3 kilometres.

No injuries or damage have been reported. 

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