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Moderate mag. 5.5 earthquake - Northern Algeria on Friday, 1 August 2014

Moderate mag. 5.5 earthquake - Northern Algeria on Friday, 1 August 2014

Moderate mag. 5.5 earthquake  - Northern Algeria on Friday, 1 August 2014
Aug 1 07:10: Magnitude recalculated from 5.3 to 5.5.
Date & time: Fri, 1 Aug 04:11:18 UTC
Magnitude: 5.5
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.93°N / 3.16°E
Nearest volcano: Olot Field (582 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Fri, 1 Aug
Fri, 1 Aug 04:11 UTCM 5.6 / 10 kmNORTHERN ALGERIA[Map]EMSC

"I felt it" reports:
ain taya / MMI V (Moderate shaking): it was really scary
ain taya / MMI V (Moderate shaking): it was really scary
ain taya / MMI V (Moderate shaking): it was really scary
ain taya / MMI V (Moderate shaking): it was really scary
El karma / MMI V (Moderate shaking): It woke up all of our family in the house at 5 in the morning and the chairs moved and every thing was rattling and we were getting phone calls from every one
Palestro / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I was sleeping then woke up and said wtf is this when i realisee that it was an earthquake i started running to outside then it stopped after 15 minuts another one started but it was lighter
ALGIERS / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Bab azzouar, Algiers / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Algiers, El Mouradia / MMI IX (Violent shaking): The earth was shaking for a few seconds but it felt like minutes...I jumped from bed and got all my family out of the house and waiting for the aftrtshock. It was a scary experience.May Allah (God) protrct us.
algiers / MMI IX (Violent shaking)
Val d'hydra (23.6 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): Honestly I thought it's the end of time,it was a horrible experience and I was crying.Thank God it wasn't bad!
tizi ouzou / MMI IX (Violent shaking)
Blida City (6.2 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): At 5h16 (local time) friday 1st august we felt the earthquake. All my family woke up because the shock was relatively strong. My husband who was outside (he had to go on a trip) didn't felt the tremor. I immediately checked out the USGS web site to verify the location of the epicentre. I fear it is close to Blida city because it is crossed by an active fault (soumaa-bouinan). This latest caused a moderate earthquake last summer (august 2013) with moderate damage to rural and recent construction
algers kouba / MMI VI (Strong shaking): steady shack same strenth from start to finnish
Hydra algiers / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Assez violent, durant le sommeil l'effet paraît encore plus impressionnant On met quelques secondes à réaliser que c'est un tremblement de terre, les tableaux sont tombés, les placards se sont ouverts Plus de peur que de mal, les habitants sont restés à l'extérieur de leur maison jusqu'à 7h du matin environ, attendant d'éventuelles répliques.
dar el beida / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Effrayant
algiers / MMI IX (Violent shaking)
Tizi ouzou / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
algiers / MMI IX (Violent shaking): We were all sleeping at the time. The quake woke us up, it felt like it was getting stronger by the second. Many things fell and broke inside the house.it sure felt like it was a lot stronger than 5.6 quake. Thank God the after shocks were barely noticeable.
Algiers / MMI IV (Light shaking)
alger (30 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Beni Messous / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Dar El Beida / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Cheraga / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Fairly strong shaking with some loud noise
Cheraga / MMI IV (Light shaking)
beb el oued / MMI VI (Strong shaking): terrified
blida / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was scared and happy at the same time, the last thing I did before dying was my prayer
Algiers, Algeria / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Terrifiant.
Ain Benian / MMI VIII (Severe shaking): IT was very strong, and lasted for more than 1 min
Ain-Benian Casino / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Secousse tres impressionnante el hamdou lilah aucun signe de degats.
medea / MMI VIII (Severe shaking)
cheraga / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
el esnam bouira / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
boumerdes / MMI V (Moderate shaking): we are save in Algeirs and surounds, that the most important, i was sleeping and sudenly awakned , i was affraid but thanks to God, it was soft, many people are outside, they still shocked by the 2003 earthquick.
Ain-Benian (Casino) / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Secousse tres impressionnante elhmdoulilah aucun signe de degat
Douira / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
algiers, mohammadia / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
ain-benian (casino) / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Ainbenian (casino) secousse impressionnante elhamdoulilah aucun signe de degat
ain defla / MMI VIII (Severe shaking): Some strange noises here but otherwise safe & sound! GB.
Cheraga / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
rouiba (23.7 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
Alger centre / MMI VI (Strong shaking): it was chocing
Algiers Ben Aknoun / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Strong vibrations 3 Hz for about 20 seconds
El achour algiers / MMI IX (Violent shaking): I felt it. I was terrified.
Algiers / MMI VI (Strong shaking): All your description Of your strings shaking
Algiers, Poirson / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
alger,algeria Sidi M'med (21.1 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Bou-ismail- Tipaza / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Scary
beb ezzouar / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Alger / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
el mouradia (22.6 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Algiers / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Algiers / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Algiers / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
dely brahim / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
dely brahim / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Algiers / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Tizi-ouzou, Algeria / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Bologhine / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
algiers (20.3 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
dely brahim / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
algiers / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Bir Khadem Chenin romain algiers / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Ain benian / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Blida (34.8 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IX (Violent shaking)
Ouled Moussa, Boumerdess (29.3 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): it was really scary, thank god it didn't last much
algiers / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Alger. Ouled Fayet / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Algiers / MMI III (Weak shaking): Tremors felt for a couple of seconds. I am at the 5th floor at a building.
Alger / MMI III (Weak shaking): I was really scary
Algiers / MMI V (Moderate shaking): it was a long Earthquake, but elhamdoulillah il n'y a pas eu de blessés ni de dégats matériels
Blida / MMI V (Moderate shaking): It was really scary.Most of sleeping people felt it in Blida. And just felt the 1st Aftershock.
draria alger / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
Mouzaïa (Blida) / MMI V (Moderate shaking): A shaking felt just after sunrise in my town. I was in the 2nd floor of a 2-stories building. Approximately 20 minutes later, I felt another small shaking at fthe same location.
Cheraga, Algiers (25.8 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Very scary
Douera Alger / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
Ain benian / MMI VIII (Severe shaking)
algiers / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Algiers / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
hussein dey / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
rouiba / MMI IX (Violent shaking): Al hamdoulillah, all is save
blida / MMI IX (Violent shaking)
Dely Ibrahim / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
El Affroun (993.4 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Boufarik (993.4 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Bejaia / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Fouka Tipaza (47.7 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Beni messous, Algiers / MMI V (Moderate shaking): It was scary.
El Marsa, Algiers (Algeria) (14 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Etant en bort de mer à El Marsa donc à l'extrémité Est de la baie d'alger, J'ai ressenti des forte vibration des murs et du sol (HF), pendant un environs une vingt secondes. (via EMSC)
Dar El Beïda (Algeria) (22 km S from epicenter)(no details): المشكل انها استغرقت وقت طويل تفوق الدقية  (via EMSC)
El Marsa, Algiers (Algeria) (14 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Coupure électricité http://portail.cder.dz/spip.php?article4132 Lire (via EMSC)
Ksar Boukhari (Algeria) (122 km S from epicenter)(no details): Everyone is ok (via EMSC)
M'Chedallah (Algeria) (116 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Ça a durer une dizaines de.minutes  (via EMSC)
Khemis Miliana (Algeria) (113 km SW from epicenter)(no details): elle noius a secoué (via EMSC)
Médéa (Algeria) (83 km SW from epicenter)(no details): sentis comme une explosion sourde lointaine puis une vagues bref (via EMSC)
Médéa (Algeria) (83 km SW from epicenter)(no details): I felt it in two phases, phase 1 it woke me up. The beginning of phase 2 a bit stronger, I got out of bed (via EMSC)
Hadjout (Algeria) (83 km SW from epicenter)(no details): onde rapide et courte (via EMSC)
Tizi Ouzou (Algeria) (81 km E from epicenter)(no details): surtout j ressenti les balancements du bâtiment....je me suis réfugié dans le couloir d'entre chambres (via EMSC)
Tizi Ouzou (Algeria) (81 km E from epicenter)(no details): strong earthquake (via EMSC)
Tizi Ouzou (Algeria) (81 km E from epicenter)(no details): Il y a eu une réplique 15 minutes plus tard (via EMSC)
Tizi Ouzou (Algeria) (81 km E from epicenter)(no details): Very powerfull earth quake (via EMSC)
Tizi Ouzou (Algeria) (81 km E from epicenter)(no details): safe. (via EMSC)
Blida (Algeria) (60 km SW from epicenter)(no details): I was sleeping and it was violent, with a huge grounding sound. But we didn't felt a second one like in Algiers or Tipaza. (via EMSC)
Blida (Algeria) (60 km SW from epicenter)(no details): une petit choque (via EMSC)
Blida (Algeria) (60 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Pas de dégâts (via EMSC)
Blida (Algeria) (60 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Elle a bien bougé  (via EMSC)
Blida (Algeria) (60 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Hamdoulilah, tout le monde va bien.  (via EMSC)
Blida (Algeria) (60 km SW from epicenter)(no details): C'était très fort  (via EMSC)
Blida (Algeria) (54 km SW from epicenter)(no details): J'étais  dans mon lit, et puis je me suis réveillé suite au bruit (via EMSC)
Bou Ismaïl (Algeria) (53 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Started with rumbling sound that woke me up, seemed increasing gradually with perceptible building structure cracks and floor fluttering. Then stopped suddenly after approx 5 to 10 secs. I looked @ my watch it was exactly 05:12 local time. I did not feel the second one. Went immediately to internet searching for more details and maps about the events. (via EMSC)
Bordj Menaiel (Algeria) (53 km SE from epicenter)(no details): c'est un seisme qui rappelle celui de boumerdes en 2003 mais avec moins d'intensité la durée aussi était courte par rapport ç celui la (via EMSC)
(Algeria) (50 km E from epicenter)(no details): J'ai ressenti une grande secousse qui passer au dessus de moi et toute la maison qui vibrait mais ya pas de dégâts (via EMSC)
Ammal (Algeria) (49 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Takes a long time around eight to ten seconds (via EMSC)
Fouka (Algeria) (49 km SW from epicenter)(no details): It's was strong. (via EMSC)
Boufarik (Algeria) (47 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Furniture shaking woke us up, gave us all a fright (via EMSC)
Douaouda (Algeria) (46 km SW from epicenter)(no details): The strongest one I ever felt! (via EMSC)
Tizi n At Aycha (Algeria) (40 km SE from epicenter)(no details): la secousse a duré qqs secondes 12 s à peu près elle était beaucoup plus verticale (via EMSC)
Larbaa (Algeria) (40 km S from epicenter)(no details): Its very strong one thanks god that we are ok  (via EMSC)
Larbaa (Algeria) (40 km S from epicenter)(no details): Its very big one oh thanks god that we are ok  (via EMSC)
Zeralda (Algeria) (38 km SW from epicenter)(no details): 3 or 4 seconds during (via EMSC)
Zeralda (Algeria) (37 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Assez fort (via EMSC)
Kherrouba (Algeria) (37 km SE from epicenter)(no details): I was half asleep when it started, in the first 5 secondes it wasnt strong and then it went up in strength very fast for less then a minute I guess and then it stops. Later and after few minutes another one weak came briefly... I really remembered the one of 2003 since I m still shocked of that one. May allah protect us (via EMSC)
Boumerdes (Algeria) (33 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Assez puissant on la bien ressenti (via EMSC)
Boumerdes (Algeria) (33 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Vertical mouvment for a long 10 seconds, most of the neighborhood went out. We have felt a replication at 0527hrs and 0534hrs gmt 1. (via EMSC)
Staoueli (Algeria) (32 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Tres fort  (via EMSC)
Boumerdes (Algeria) (32 km SE from epicenter)(no details): No soy argelino, pero me encuentro aqui de vacaciones (via EMSC)
Staoueli (Algeria) (32 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Dieux nous protège (via EMSC)
Gué de Constantine (Algeria) (28 km S from epicenter)(no details): It was very strong, i'm scared. I heard strang sound. Everyone in my city is outside. (via EMSC)
Gué de Constantine (Algeria) (27 km S from epicenter)(no details): Demarage en silenc apré du bruit. Un peux de choc  (via EMSC)
Dar El Beïda (Algeria) (24 km S from epicenter)(no details): Sa n as pas durée longtemps parraport au seisem de boumerdes en 2003 c etait environ 10 second ou plus mais qnd je vois que 5.6 je ne crois pas  (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (23 km S from epicenter)(no details): It was long and noisy. Hope everyone is ok (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (23 km S from epicenter)(no details): La secousse a duré et ça a fait beaucoup de bruit!... C'était impressionnant (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (23 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Allah is big (via EMSC)
Hussein Dey (Algeria) (23 km S from epicenter)(no details): la durée du séisme environ 6 secondes (via EMSC)
Baba Hassen (Algeria) (32 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Forte secousse (via EMSC)
Baba Hassen (Algeria) (32 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Cela m'a réveillé ! (via EMSC)
Boudouaou (Algeria) (30 km SE from epicenter)(no details): ça était fort et a duré long temps (via EMSC)
Les Eucalyptus (Algeria) (30 km S from epicenter)(no details): Ça bien secoué  (via EMSC)
Ain Benian (Algeria) (28 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Séisme bien ressenti mais sans dégâts  (via EMSC)
Draria (Algeria) (28 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Never run to the stairs. (via EMSC)
Draria (Algeria) (28 km SW from epicenter)(no details): It was a strong and fast one it scares everyone  (via EMSC)
Chéraga (Algeria) (27 km SW from epicenter)(no details): C'est le faite d'entendre le bruit d'avant qui est effrayant surtout au moment du réveil (via EMSC)
Gué de Constantine (Algeria) (27 km S from epicenter)(no details): les gens par ici se sont jeté par les fenêtre par manque Education en question de séisme 7 mort tous se sont jeté par la fenêtre c grave en 2014, mais quand même ça fait vraiment peur et on manque d'info aucune consigne sont inculqué a la population, les gens sont pris de panique et il savent pas quoi faire, c'est dommage ici les séisme tue par panique (via EMSC)
Chéraga (Algeria) (27 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Ça commencer par un bruit très profond de sol puit un vent puit la soucouse ça duré dans 50 secondes pas dégâts matériel ni humaines. (via EMSC)
Birkhadem (Algeria) (27 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Le tremblement de terre nous a réveillé au petit matin il a.duré environ 30secondes son intensité à augmentée au fur et à.mesure du temps.Qui.passait on a ressenti quelque réplique plus tard mais.nettement moins fortes que.le.séisme (via EMSC)
Dély Ibrahim (Algeria) (27 km SW from epicenter)(no details): ça a commencé doucement après une grosse explosion et ça a duré 15 seconde (via EMSC)
Ain Benian (Algeria) (26 km SW from epicenter)(no details): no thing we felt it but no things more it seems thats very strong but I hope no damages, I was sleeping I was awake (via EMSC)
Ben Aknoun (Algeria) (26 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Strong shaking (via EMSC)
Ben Aknoun (Algeria) (26 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Strong shaking (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (26 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Séisme assez fort  !!!! (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (25 km SW from epicenter)(no details): C'étai fort et long (via EMSC)
Réghaïa (Algeria) (25 km SE from epicenter)(no details): The floor was shaking from left to right for around 20 seconds (via EMSC)
Réghaïa (Algeria) (25 km SE from epicenter)(no details): on a evacuer nos maison  (via EMSC)
Kouba, Algeria (Algeria) (24 km S from epicenter)(no details): it lasted so much, more than any other earthquake I ever felt. (via EMSC)
Kouba, Algeria (Algeria) (24 km S from epicenter)(no details): c'etait un tremblement tres fort 'etait endormie il ma reveiller (via EMSC)
Kouba, Algeria (Algeria) (24 km S from epicenter)(no details): Panic in the city. (via EMSC)
Beni Messous (Algeria) (24 km SW from epicenter)(no details): It was strong (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (24 km S from epicenter)(no details): Ça à vraiment secoué pandant 15 secondes! !!! (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (24 km SW from epicenter)(no details): C'était très fort (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (23 km S from epicenter)(no details): Vorte sesouse capable de nous reveiller pas de degat  (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (23 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Strong earthquake hope it doesn t replicate so. (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (23 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Vibration de quelques seconde , je suis au 8ieme étage à 30 km de l'épicentre environ , y a pas eu de fissure apparente Dieu merci  (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (23 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Vertical strong shaking,I hope nobody where harmed (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (23 km SW from epicenter)(no details): We woke up from our sleeping in hurry, my mother was worried about us and we felt it for about 30s ... (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (23 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Rapide et violent (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (23 km SW from epicenter)(no details): ça nous a révéillé, quelques bibleaux sont tombés. on l'a ressentie tel une forte réplique du séisme de 2003 mais moins puissant que ce dernier. (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (23 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Longitudinal Waves with frightning sound for around 2 to 3 seconds (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (23 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Rapide et violent (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (23 km SW from epicenter)(no details): En plein sommeil (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (23 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Not much damage outside, from what I've seen, but news claims 3 people fell from a balcony. (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (23 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Un séisme fort et choquant (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (23 km SW from epicenter)(no details): I was sleeping at my room in Hilton Algiers , when i felt a strange movement in the Room at 5:11 AM local time . The hit was not too strong but was felt by many people in the hotel which evacuated the building , now everybody is back to the Rooms ... But i was very disapointed from the way the Hotel Personnel was Dealing with the incident , like nothing was happening at all . Plus no emergency procedures were followed at any given time ! (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (23 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Lasted for a long time given the situation, but no serious damages. Still very scary. God protect us. (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (23 km SW from epicenter)(no details): C'était long  (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (23 km SW from epicenter)(no details): je n'ai pas senti qu'ily'avais 2 seisme, j'ai senti les deux seisme comme un seul (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (23 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Algiers (19 km SW from epicenter) My Wife and I were sleeping in our room at the SOFITEL Algiers , on the 7 the floor when i felt a strange movement in the Room at 5:11 AM local time . The tremor was not too strong but was felt by many people in the hotel which evacuated the building , now everybody is back to the Rooms or having breakfast .. But i was very disappointed by the way the Hotel Personnel and security staff was Dealing with the incident , like nothing happened and completely disconnected from this serious event !!!! Furthermore there is no emergency procedures nor any safety guidelines were given !!! The ACCOR HOTELS GROUP should be Aware of this for the next Quakes to come !! Having said all this , one Realizes that we Are nothing against MIGHTY NATURE ! (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (23 km SW from epicenter)(no details): It was vert long and strong. We didn't felt an earthquake like this since 2003. (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (23 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Une longe duré  (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (23 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Le séisme a duré à peu prés 5 secondes. (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (23 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Affreux (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (23 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Manque de sommeil, augmentation de l'humidité ambiante, neurones non connectés encore, en plein jeûne. (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (23 km SW from epicenter)(no details): C'est un séisme fort qui a duré 10 à 15 secondes mais qui est moins fort que celui de 21 mai 2003. (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (23 km SW from epicenter)(no details): très fort, sa ma reveillé le chat c'est enfuis (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (23 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Cette fois il était fort wilah jai penser que c un couchmare grave j avais peure   (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (23 km SW from epicenter)(no details): bref, intense et très bruyant Beaucoup de voisins sont sortis de leurs maisons (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (23 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Ça à bien secoué (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (23 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Fort tramblement de terre  (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (23 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Grand tremblement (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (23 km SW from epicenter)(no details):  c été très fort  (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (23 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Strong earthquake. Hopefully it doesn't aftershok so...  (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (23 km SW from epicenter)(no details): C'était une bonne secousse.El hamdoulilah (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (23 km SW from epicenter)(no details): It was so strong everyone is outside at this time nobody can go back home, but fortunately there is no injuries so far. The quick earth is located 17 km north Bouloghine Algiers   (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (23 km SW from epicenter)(no details): beaucoup de panique (via EMSC)
Rouïba (Algeria) (23 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Secousse importante, juste le temps de sortir du lit et évacuer la maison (via EMSC)
Rouïba (Algeria) (23 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Strong shaking. We woke up from our sleep. 5 min later everybody was out in the street (via EMSC)
Rouïba (Algeria) (23 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Oui, on à l'expérien secousses téllurique, de Chlef,Tipaza, est Boumerdes, la meilleurs solution c'est d'éviter la premire secousse, si vous ete prèt de la terrasse monté vite, les autres répliques Normale. (via EMSC)
El Mouradia (Algeria) (23 km SW from epicenter)(no details): The sound was horrible to bear .. and it wakes me and my whole family .. the shaque was so harsh .. Allah is not happy with us (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (23 km S from epicenter)(no details): Everybody felt it from here. It has woke us up (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (22 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Strong waves (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (22 km SW from epicenter)(no details): C'etait terrible et les immeubles vétustés feront la panique de plus (via EMSC)
El Biar (Algeria) (22 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Comme si le sol tremblait verticalement (via EMSC)
Mohamed Belouizdad (Algeria) (22 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Strong shaking that we felt for about 5 to 10 seconds , waked us up from our sleep. People left their houses. (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (22 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Ach'hadou ana la ilaha il la Allah wa ach'hadou ana Mohamed rassoul allh  (via EMSC)
Hussein Dey (Algeria) (22 km S from epicenter)(no details): Je me sens le plus normalement du monde un peu de choc bien sûr hamdou lillah (via EMSC)
Mohammadia (Algeria) (22 km S from epicenter)(no details): It was hard,  we had to wake up and everybody was out at the street. (via EMSC)
Bouzaréah (Algeria) (22 km SW from epicenter)(no details): It lasted longer than usual and seemed was going to increase, when actually it didn't! It did not bring a lot of sound.. (via EMSC)
Bouzaréah (Algeria) (22 km SW from epicenter)(no details): don't panic, even it's hard to self control. (via EMSC)
Mohamed Belouizdad (Algeria) (22 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Pas de réplique apparemment  (via EMSC)
Alger Centre (Algeria) (22 km SW from epicenter)(no details): C étais fort et effrayant il nous a réveiller tous a la maison et on est sortie dehor avec les enfants (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (21 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Ça à bien secoué, et ça a du durée. ..dans les 30 secondes (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (21 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Short but strong mouvements up and down different from the usual swing. Hope all are fine. (via EMSC)
Bordj El Kiffan (Algeria) (21 km S from epicenter)(no details): It's horrible  (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (21 km SW from epicenter)(no details): ça a bien bouger dans la cage d'escalier (via EMSC)
Bordj El Kiffan (Algeria) (20 km S from epicenter)(no details): كنت نائما عندما سمعت صوتا مقودا انه زلزال يا محاينك (via EMSC)
Bordj El Kiffan (Algeria) (20 km S from epicenter)(no details): Un séisme très bruyant! (via EMSC)
Bab El Oued (Algeria) (19 km SW from epicenter)(no details): parfois plus de peur que de mal mais la frayeur était présente (via EMSC)
Bab El Oued (Algeria) (19 km SW from epicenter)(no details): It was so strong but there's no harm till now hamdulillah. ktrou elquran wddo3a bark. (via EMSC)
Bordj El Bahri (Algeria) (18 km S from epicenter)(no details): forte soucousse  interninable  (via EMSC)
Bordj El Bahri (Algeria) (18 km S from epicenter)(no details): frightning (via EMSC)
Bordj El Bahri (Algeria) (16 km S from epicenter)(no details): A strong one comparable to the one in 2003 (via EMSC)
Bab El Oued (Algeria) (15 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Very big shacking (via EMSC)
Bab El Oued (Algeria) (15 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Everything shook very hard, windows, bed and the lights smashed into pieces.... (via EMSC)
Bab El Oued (Algeria) (15 km SW from epicenter)(no details): it was strong i didn't move from my bed i thought it, it is the end (via EMSC)
El Marsa, Algiers (Algeria) (15 km SE from epicenter)(no details): the viberations where strong but fast (via EMSC)
Bejaia (Algeria) (174 km E from epicenter)(no details): Small mouvements for 10s (via EMSC)
Koléa (Algeria) (44 km SW from epicenter)(no details): i realy paniced while the earthquack hope everyone is ok (via EMSC)
Bejaia (Algeria) (174 km E from epicenter)(no details): balancements brefs (via EMSC)
Draa Ben Khedda (Algeria) (77 km E from epicenter)(no details): ça a duré (via EMSC)
Chéraga (Algeria) (23 km SW from epicenter)(no details): pssssssssssssss (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (19 km SW from epicenter)(no details): The wave of the earthquake seemed different to what we are used to in Algiers area. (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (19 km SW from epicenter)(no details): strong earthquake, we had to wake our sleeping (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Fri, 1 Aug 04:20 UTCM 4.0 - [info] (564 km)MEDITERR[Map]IGN
Fri, 1 Aug 04:26 UTCM 4.6 / 2 km - [info] (568 km) WESTERN MEDITERRANEAN SEA[Map]EMSC
Fri, 1 Aug 04:32 UTCM 4.1 - [info] (543 km)MEDITERR[Map]IGN
Fri, 1 Aug 04:34 UTCM 4.4 / 30 km - [info] (659 km)MEDITERR[Map]IGN
Fri, 1 Aug 08:37 UTCM 3.9 / 1 km - [info] (551 km)MEDITERR[Map]IGN
Fri, 1 Aug 18:47 UTCM 4.3 - [info] (569 km)MEDITERR[Map]IGN
Fri, 1 Aug 21:52 UTCM 3.6 - [info] (555 km)MEDITERR[Map]IGN
Sun, 3 Aug
Sun, 3 Aug 01:29 UTCM 3.6 - [info] (558 km)MEDITERR
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IGN
Thu, 7 Aug
Thu, 7 Aug 20:31 UTCM 3.8 - [info] (551 km)MEDITERR[Map]IGN
Thu, 7 Aug 20:31 UTCM 3.4 / 10 km - [info] (542 km) WESTERN MEDITERRANEAN SEA[Map]EMSC
Thu, 7 Aug 20:31 UTCM 3.4 / 10 km - [info] (542 km) WESTERN MEDITERRANEAN SEA[Map]EMSC
Sat, 9 Aug
Sat, 9 Aug 10:19 UTCM 4.2 - [info] (567 km)MEDITERR[Map]IGN
Sat, 9 Aug 21:28 UTCM 3.2 / 20 km - [info] (557 km)MEDITERR[Map]IGN
Mon, 11 Aug
Mon, 11 Aug 22:36 UTCM 3.2 - [info] (506 km)MEDITERR[Map]IGN
Wed, 13 Aug
Wed, 13 Aug 22:45 UTCM 3.3 / 10 km - [info] (613 km)NORTHERN ALGERIA
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EMSC
Ksar Boukhari (Algeria) (243 km SW from epicenter)(no details): I feel any think !!! (via EMSC)
El Biar (Algeria) (187 km W from epicenter)(no details): Très bref... (via EMSC)
D'hala (Algeria) (274 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Bejaia Algeria now (via EMSC)
Bejaia (Algeria) (25 km S from epicenter)(no details): très court (via EMSC)
Bejaia (Algeria) (25 km S from epicenter)(no details): ampoule a bouge (via EMSC)
Tue, 19 Aug
Tue, 19 Aug 01:52 UTCM 3.3 - [info] (547 km)MEDITERR[Map]IGN
Sat, 6 Sep
Sat, 6 Sep 08:50 UTCM 4.4 / 10 km - [info] (608 km)SE BOUMERDAS.ARG
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IGN
Sat, 6 Sep 08:50 UTCM 4.0 - [info] (553 km)MEDITERR
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IGN
Sun, 7 Sep
Sun, 7 Sep 13:19 UTCM 3.6 - [info] (560 km)MEDITERR
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IGN
Mon, 8 Sep
Mon, 8 Sep 11:46 UTCM 4.3 / 15 km - [info] (624 km)S ARGEL.ARG
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IGN
y / MMI IX (Violent shaking)
Sun, 21 Sep
Sun, 21 Sep 12:58 UTCM 4.1 / 30 km - [info] (587 km)NE ARGEL.ARG
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IGN
algiers ,aeroport / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Wed, 1 Oct
Wed, 1 Oct 07:22 UTCM 3.9 - [info] (551 km)MEDITERR[Map]IGN
Fri, 10 Oct
Fri, 10 Oct 09:02 UTCM 4.1 - [info] (620 km)NE BLIDA.ARG[Map]IGN
Fri, 17 Oct
Fri, 17 Oct 18:35 UTCM 3.7 / 15 km - [info] (582 km)MEDITERR[Map]IGN
Tue, 21 Oct
Tue, 21 Oct 00:00 UTCM 3.6 - [info] (589 km)MEDITERR[Map]IGN
Mon, 27 Oct
Mon, 27 Oct 22:23 UTCM 4.0 / 16 km - [info] (638 km)NW AIN DEFLA.ARG[Map]IGN
Sat, 8 Nov
Sat, 8 Nov 02:18 UTCM 3.7 - [info] (653 km)E MEDEA.ARG[Map]IGN
Sat, 15 Nov
Sat, 15 Nov 01:13 UTCM 4.2 / 40 km - [info] (640 km)NORTHERN ALGERIA[Map]EMSC
Sat, 15 Nov 01:13 UTCM 5.1 / 40 km - [info] (627 km)5.1 NORTHERN ALGERIA[Map]EMSC
Sat, 15 Nov 19:43 UTCM 4.6 - [info] (648 km)W BOUIRA.ARG[Map]IGN
Wed, 19 Nov
Wed, 19 Nov 12:21 UTCM 3.9 - [info] (692 km)SE AIN DEFLA.ARG[Map]IGN
Thu, 27 Nov
Thu, 27 Nov 22:10 UTCM 3.8 / 22 km - [info] (614 km)E BLIDA.ARG[Map]IGN
Thu, 11 Dec
Thu, 11 Dec 04:29 UTCM 3.8 - [info] (625 km)SE ARGEL.ARG[Map]IGN
Thu, 11 Dec 04:29 UTCM 3.4 - [info] (618 km)SE ARGEL.ARG[Map]IGN
Sun, 14 Dec
Sun, 14 Dec 03:11 UTCM 3.8 - [info] (583 km)MEDITERR
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IGN
Tue, 16 Dec
Tue, 16 Dec 15:02 UTCM 4.2 - [info] (624 km)NE BLIDA.ARG[Map]IGN
Fri, 19 Dec
Fri, 19 Dec 11:06 UTCM 4.2 / 10 km - [info] (641 km)Northern Algeria
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GFZ
Alger (Algeria) (26 km N from epicenter)(no details): Felt it but thank God didn't last long (via EMSC)
Zeralda (Algeria) (28 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Très lent mais bien ressenti. Les rideaux ont bougé ainsi que le lustre. ZERALDA (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (30 km N from epicenter)(no details): Une secousse bien ressentie pendant une dizaine de secondes ! (via EMSC)
Blida (Algeria) (15 km W from epicenter)(no details): J était au premier étage il était un peu puissant. Au debut de courtes ondes rapides . (via EMSC)
Ouled Fayet (Algeria) (27 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Aucun effet sérieux mais anxiogène (via EMSC)
Draa Ben Khedda (Algeria) (93 km E from epicenter)(no details): Légère secousse (via EMSC)
Cherchell (Algeria) (71 km W from epicenter)(no details): A cherchell nous l'avons ressenti légèrement. Vibrations des vaisselles du vaisselier. (via EMSC)
Alger (Algeria) (31 km N from epicenter)(no details): Progressif (via EMSC)
Alger (Algeria) (31 km N from epicenter)(no details): I sat on a toilet when I first heard the door's vibration, then the toilet bowl started swaying with me - that was a very weird feeling. (via EMSC)
Bou Ismaïl (Algeria) (30 km NW from epicenter)(no details): bruit fort (via EMSC)
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Fri, 19 Dec 11:12 UTCM 4.2 / 10 km - [info] (627 km)NORTHERN ALGERIA
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EMSC
baba hassan / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Sat, 20 Dec
Sat, 20 Dec 10:29 UTCM 3.8 / 17 km - [info] (621 km)SE ARGEL.ARG
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Alger (Algeria) (22 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Une légère secousse (via EMSC)
Sat, 20 Dec 18:31 UTCM 4.1 / 19 km - [info] (627 km)NORTHERN ALGERIA
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EMSC
Chéraga (Algeria) (31 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Secousse brève.Mouvement vertical. (via EMSC)
Sat, 20 Dec 23:22 UTCM 3.0 / 10 km - [info] (614 km)NORTHERN ALGERIA
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EMSC
Sun, 21 Dec
Sun, 21 Dec 17:53 UTCM 4.1 - [info] (620 km)NE BLIDA.ARG[Map]IGN
Mon, 22 Dec
Mon, 22 Dec 21:25 UTCM 3.4 - [info] (631 km)NW AIN DEFLA.ARG[Map]IGN
Tue, 23 Dec
Tue, 23 Dec 06:33 UTCM 3.8 / 10 km - [info] (614 km)NORTHERN ALGERIA[Map]EMSC
Tue, 23 Dec 08:00 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km - [info] (639 km)Northern Algeria
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GFZ
Alger (Algeria) (31 km N from epicenter)(no details): It was a long and a hard time (via EMSC)
Alger Centre (Algeria) (36 km N from epicenter)(no details): Une secousse bien ressentie et a durée plus de 10de secondesRebi yessterna inchallah (via EMSC)
Dar El Beïda (Algeria) (35 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Ça a bien bougé ! Je crois que c'est plus que 4,9. (via EMSC)
Dar El Beïda (Algeria) (35 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Ça a bien bougé ! Je crois que c'est plus que 4,9. (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (34 km N from epicenter)(no details): Séisme ressenti alors que j'étais dans ma voiture à l'arrêt. (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (34 km N from epicenter)(no details): Un bruit les lustres ont balancé (via EMSC)
Hammedi (Algeria) (34 km NE from epicenter)(no details): It's amazing (via EMSC)
Bab Ezzouar (Algeria) (33 km NE from epicenter)(no details): It woke me up. It was a long one, but not very strong. (via EMSC)
Bab ezzouar / not felt
Algiers / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Stop the fracking in Algeria
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Tue, 23 Dec 08:33 UTCM 3.9 / 30 km - [info] (623 km)NORTHERN ALGERIA[Map]EMSC
Tue, 23 Dec 08:59 UTCM 4.5 / 10 km - [info] (640 km)Northern Algeria
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GFZ
Alger (Algeria) (33 km N from epicenter)(no details): Oh god! Iwas terrified :( (via EMSC)
Tadmayt (Algeria) (83 km NE from epicenter)(no details): J'étai au lit et j'ai cru que quelqu'un bougait le lit (via EMSC)
Alger (Algeria) (39 km NW from epicenter)(no details): forte et rapide sans degats (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (39 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Tous le monde a ressenti ce tremblement au bureau (via EMSC)
Alger (Algeria) (37 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Tranquille (via EMSC)
Alger (Algeria) (36 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Sa a vrm bougé (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (36 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Temps de la secousse interminable (via EMSC)
Hussein Dey (Algeria) (35 km N from epicenter)(no details): Assez forte (via EMSC)
Kouba (Algeria) (33 km N from epicenter)(no details): Ca a bcp bouger (via EMSC)
Blida (Algeria) (22 km W from epicenter)(no details): Légère secousse a Blida (via EMSC)
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Fri, 26 Dec
Fri, 26 Dec 17:55 UTCM 4.5 / 10 km - [info] (641 km)Northern Algeria
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GFZ
Boufarik (Algeria) (12 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Salèm Aleïkom, c'était long moi et ma femme nous avons répété les chahadateïn 4 ou 5 fois tellement que c'était long depuis ce temps là en est choqués et n'importe quel bruit en le croit que c'est un autre tellement c'est devenu répétitif. (via EMSC)
Réghaïa (Algeria) (40 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Effrayant (via EMSC)
Aïn Benian (Algeria) (33 km NW from epicenter)(no details): je me demande pourquoi ils nous cachent la vérité sur le grand séismee qu'il vas frappé le nord africaine. . . (via EMSC)
Bordj El Kiffan (Algeria) (30 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Ça a vraiment bien secoué et pendant assez longtemps en plus!! (via EMSC)
Blida (Algeria) (15 km W from epicenter)(no details): C bizar a chaque foi dan se même endroit (via EMSC)
Alger (Algeria) (27 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Assez fort (via EMSC)
Rouïba (Algeria) (36 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Étant debout j'ai ressenti des vibrations sous les pieds, avec un bruit assourdissant comme un passage d'un camion près de la maison. Sachant que j'étais à Alger centre soit près de 40 km du centre du tremblement. (via EMSC)
Tizi Ouzou (Algeria) (96 km E from epicenter)(no details): it was very scary, we really felt it (via EMSC)
Bou Ismaïl (Algeria) (32 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Chez nous tous le monde a ressenti cette secousse qui a duré une dizaine de secondes. Allah yesterna. (via EMSC)
Bab El Oued (Algeria) (31 km N from epicenter)(no details): Significative et bref (via EMSC)
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Fri, 26 Dec 17:55 UTCM 5.0 / 30 km - [info] (641 km)E BLIDA.ARG
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Bou ismail (33.4 km ENE from epicenter) / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
algiers / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Sat, 27 Dec
Sat, 27 Dec 06:48 UTCM 3.1 - [info] (596 km)MEDITERR[Map]IGN

 

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