Republican Seismic Survey Center of the
Azerbaijan National Academy of Sciences
Republican Seismic Survey
Center of ANAS

Gabala seismic station

40.940 N, 47.830 E
History of Origin:

About the station

The Highlands of the region in the northern begins in the central part of the southern slope of the hill of the Greater Caucasus till the Alazan-Haftarans (Kura-Ayrichay) valley, in the southern foothills of the Gabala Adzhinourskogo Plateau, the southern border of the plateau are replaced each other from the ridge Surhayhan (Akhar-Bahar) till the watershed. The ramifications of the Main Watershed - Saral, Tchoban woman, Muchug, Tufan and Agbulag cover the region from west to east. The administrative center - Gabala city is located on the right bank of the river Demirparanchay. When the sky is clear you can see the highest peak of Azerbaijan - Bazardyuzyu. Rivers flow through the region - Tykyanlychay, Gumchay, Demirparanchai and Veendam 

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