Light mag. 3.3 earthquake - 26 km southeast of Sarāqib, Idlib, Syria, on Friday, 19 February 2016 at 13:37 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 8 km depth
19 Feb 13:58 UTC: First to report: KOERI-RETMC after 20 minutes.
Date & time: 19 Feb 2016 13:37:54 UTC
Depth: 7.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.7615°N / 37.0637°E (Idlib, Syria)
Nearest volcano: Unnamed 36.67°N/37.00°E (101 km / 63 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
26 km (16 mi) ESE of Sarāqib (pop: 34,200) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) SE of Binnish (pop: 30,400) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) ESE of Idlib (pop: 128,800) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SW of As Safīrah (Aleppo) (pop: 63,700) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SE of Ma‘arratmişrīn (pop: 32,200) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) ENE of Kafranbel (pop: 45,700) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) S of Aleppo (pop: 1,602,300) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) NE of Khan Shaykhun (pop: 49,000) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) E of Jisr ash Shughūr (pop: 39,300) --> See nearby quakes!
260 km (162 mi) NNE of Damascus (Dimashq) (pop: 1,569,400) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: KOERI-RETMC (Kandilli Oservatory and Earthquake Research Institute in Istanbul)
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.3||7.8 km||SURIYE||KOERI-RETMC|
|M 3.3||8 km||SYRIA||EMSC|
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