A 3.5 magnitude earthquake occurred on Wednesday, local time 13:16, in the Vrancea seismic area (Vrancea County), shows data published by the National Institute for Research-Development in Earth Physics (INCDFP).The earthquake took place at a depth of 104 kilometers.
On Sunday, the same seismic area showed activity in the form of a 4.4 earthquake.
Since the beginning of this year, 22 other earthquakes were detected in Romania, with magnitudes ranging from 2 to 4.4 degrees.
The most important quake in the previous year was recorded on May 26 with a magnitude of 4.7. That earthquake's effects were also felt in Bucharest.