Moderate mag. 4.3 earthquake - 28 km southeast of Bejaia, Algeria, on Tuesday, 6 February 2018 at 14:27 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 0 km depth
Date & time: 6 Feb 2018 14:27:25 UTC
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.645°N / 5.3609°E (Algeria)
Nearby towns and cities:
23 km (15 mi) NW of BABOR - VILLE (Babor) (pop: 33,000) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) ESE of Bejaia (pop: 164,100) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (23 mi) ENE of Barbacha (pop: 32,000) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) E of Colmar (pop: 25,800) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) NE of Lafayette (pop: 38,600) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) E of El-Kseur (pop: 26,100) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) ENE of Feraoun (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (39 mi) NNW of El Eulma (pop: 128,400) --> See nearby quakes!
169 km (105 mi) E of Boumerdas (pop: 786,500) --> See nearby quakes!
203 km (126 mi) E of Algiers (pop: 1,977,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IGN (Instituto Geográfico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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