Light mag. 3.9 earthquake - 14 km southwest of Jijel, Wilaya de Jijel, Algeria, on Thursday, 30 January 2020 at 13:52 (GMT) -

Light mag. 3.9 earthquake - 14 km southwest of Jijel, Wilaya de Jijel, Algeria, on Thursday, 30 January 2020 at 13:52 (GMT)

Light magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 29 km depth

30 Jan 14:30 UTC: First to report: IGN after 37 minutes.
Date & time: 30 Jan 2020 13:52:38 UTC -
Magnitude: 3.9
Depth: 29.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.722°N / 5.6734°E (Jijel, Algeria)
Nearby towns and cities:
14 km (8 mi) SW of Jijel (pop: 148,000) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (18 mi) NNE of BABOR - VILLE (Babor, Sétif) (pop: 33,000) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) NW of Rouached (Mila) (pop: 40,300) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) WNW of Sidi Mérouane (Sidi Merouane, Mila) (pop: 25,100) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) N of El Eulma (Sétif) (pop: 128,400) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) NE of Lafayette (Sétif) (pop: 38,600) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) NW of Chelghoum el Aïd (Mila) (pop: 71,700) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) WNW of Constantine (pop: 450,100) --> See nearby quakes!
196 km (122 mi) E of Boumerdas (Boumerdes) (pop: 786,500) --> See nearby quakes!
231 km (143 mi) E of Algiers (pop: 1,977,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IGN (Instituto Geográfico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
3.929 kmE Bejaia.arg (Algeria)IGN
3.929 kmNorthern AlgeriaEMSC

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13.9 km NE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Jijel / Light shaking (MMI IV)
13.9 km NE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
jijel / Light shaking (MMI IV)
jijel / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Jijel algeria (11.9 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Jijel (Algeria, 15 km NE of epicenter) : Jijel el aouana (reported through EMSC)  
Jijel (Algeria, 14 km NE of epicenter) : Rabi ystar (reported through EMSC)  
Jijel (Algeria, 14 km NE of epicenter) : .. (reported through EMSC)  
Jijel (Algeria, 14 km NE of epicenter) : hhhjh (reported through EMSC)  
Jijel (Algeria, 14 km NE of epicenter) : 17km WSW of Jijel ,Algeria (reported through EMSC)  
جيجل (Algeria, 14 km NE of epicenter) : هزة خفيفة (reported through EMSC)  
Jijel (Algeria, 14 km NE of epicenter) : متوسطة (reported through EMSC)  
Jijel (Algeria, 14 km NE of epicenter) : 3.7 (reported through EMSC)  
Jijel (Algeria, 14 km NE of epicenter) : كي تضرب فليونان بدوم ترد ليناصباح ضربت في اليونان (reported through EMSC)  
Jijel (Algeria, 14 km NE of epicenter) : Le 30/01/2020 à 14h52m j'ai vu et entendu une armoire (argenterie) bouger. (reported through EMSC)  
Jijel (Algeria, 14 km NE of epicenter) : الله اكبر (reported through EMSC)  
Jijel (Algeria, 14 km NE of epicenter) : Sortie du bureau (reported through EMSC)  
Jijel (Algeria, 14 km NE of epicenter) : Rebbi ystor (reported through EMSC)  
Jijel (Algeria, 14 km NE of epicenter) : سمعت باب المنزل يتحرك وهو من المعدن كنت أظن احدهم يدق. في الباب لاكتشف بعدها انها زلزال (reported through EMSC)  
جيجل (Algeria, 14 km NE of epicenter) : A 14h 47min j'ai ressentis une secousse (reported through EMSC)  
جيجل (Algeria, 14 km NE of epicenter) : Grand phare Jijel (reported through EMSC)  
جيجل (Algeria, 14 km NE of epicenter) : لاين تهرب يا مرا. Secousse terrible (reported through EMSC)  
جيجل (Algeria, 14 km NE of epicenter) : Jijel rebbi yessterna (reported through EMSC)  
جيجل (Algeria, 14 km NE of epicenter) : 3,7 sur l'échelle de Richter (reported through EMSC)  
جيجل (Algeria, 14 km NE of epicenter) : جيجل (reported through EMSC)  
جيجل (Algeria, 13 km NE of epicenter) : جيجل (reported through EMSC)  
جيجل (Algeria, 13 km NE of epicenter) : Amazing (reported through EMSC)  
جيجل (Algeria, 11 km NE of epicenter) : شعرت بها (reported through EMSC)  
جيجل (Algeria, 11 km NE of epicenter) : كان 3.7 على سلم ريشتر (reported through EMSC)  
جيجل (Algeria, 11 km NE of epicenter) : جيجل الجزائر (reported through EMSC)  
العوانة (Algeria, 11 km W of epicenter) : Tremblement de terre el aouana Algérie (reported through EMSC)  
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