Moderate mag. 4.1 earthquake - Bejaia, 18 km northwest of BABOR - VILLE, Setif, Algeria, on Sunday, 19 August 2018 at 12:20 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 10 km depth
19 Aug 12:23 UTC: First to report: IGN after 3 minutes.
Date & time: 19 Aug 2018 12:20:04 UTC
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.6043°N / 5.3891°E (Béjaïa, Algeria)
Nearby towns and cities:
18 km (11 mi) NW of BABOR - VILLE (Babor, Sétif) (pop: 33,000) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) ESE of Bejaia (pop: 164,100) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) E of Barbacha (pop: 32,000) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) NE of Lafayette (Sétif) (pop: 38,600) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) E of Colmar (pop: 25,800) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) N of Aïn Arnat (Sétif) (pop: 35,100) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) E of Feraoun (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) E of El-Kseur (pop: 26,100) --> See nearby quakes!
171 km (107 mi) E of Boumerdas (Boumerdes) (pop: 786,500) --> See nearby quakes!
206 km (128 mi) E of Algiers (pop: 1,977,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IGN (Instituto Geográfico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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User reports for this quake (1)
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
jijel ville (41.3 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)