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Light mag. 4.9 earthquake - Northern Algeria on Thursday, 26 March 2020

Light mag. 4.9 earthquake  - Northern Algeria on Thursday, 26 March 2020
Mar 26 07:15: Magnitude recalculated from 5.0 to 4.7.
Mar 26 07:23: Magnitude recalculated from 4.7 to 4.9.
Date & time: Thursday, 26 March 2020 07:09 UTC
Magnitude: 4.9
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.77°N / 5.73°E (Algeria)
Nearest volcano: Pantelleria (582 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1.4*10^12 J (392 MWh / 338 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Thu, 26 Mar 2020 (6 earthquakes)
Thu, 26 Mar 07:09 UTCM 5.2 / 5 kmSe Setif_arg (Algeria)IGN
Thu, 26 Mar 07:09 UTCM 5.0 / 10 kmNorthern AlgeriaEMSC
Thu, 26 Mar 07:09 UTCM 5.0 / 37.6 kmNorthern AlgeriaGeoAu
Thu, 26 Mar 07:09 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km25km SSE of El Eulma, AlgeriaUSGS
Thu, 26 Mar 07:09 UTCM 5.0 / 19.5 kmNorthern Algeria [Land: Algeria]INGV
Thu, 26 Mar 07:09 UTCM 4.9 / 15 kmNorthern AlgeriaBMKG

"I felt it" reports:
Ain azel setif / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(107.9 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Batna / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
batna / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(42.5 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): هزة قوية (via app)
(21.1 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): I was sleeping, it felt like a dream
(43.5 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)(via app)
Setif centre / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
batna / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
(41.7 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)(via app)
Setif / not felt
barika / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(42.5 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Ferdjioua / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Ain azel / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
(42.9 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
Sétif / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Sétif- Algéria
Ain touta / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
El-Eulma/ Setif / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Batna, Algéria / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
Mila / MMI VI (Strong shaking): That was so Scarry , I was sleeping then I felt like something is shaking my bed and I almost fall of my bed
Batna, / MMI IV (Light shaking): Light shaking. I woke up when my bed was shaking . The windows were rattling. Lasted for 30 seconds.
(21.6 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Ain Touta / MMI IV (Light shaking)
El eulma / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I feel it from el eulma
El Eulma / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Batna / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Batna / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Wow, I fent that, it woke me up from my sleep, I was in deep sleep, that was scary.
Setif (55.5 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
8 / MMI V (Moderate shaking): العلمة
Ras El Aïoun Batna Algeria / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): It woke me up from sleep, i woke up on the roof shking and going left and right with an intense voice, it lasted longer than any earthquake i experienced before, it was scary
Batna city / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was sleeping but about to wake up . then it started , it very surprising and scarry . we didn't know what to expect ; we were frightened !!!! Thank god it only lasted for a few seconds .
Dublin, Ireland / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Ain Azel / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Batna / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Batna / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
Hammam Sokhna, Setif, Algeria / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I felt the shake
Batna / MMI III (Weak shaking)
عين ولمان / MMI V (Moderate shaking): عين ولمان
Batna / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
M'sila / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Batna / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Ani azel / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
barika (55.3 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
batna / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Chelghoum laid, Mila / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Batna / MMI IV (Light shaking): We are in batna centre m,and we realy feel it
Batna, Batna (47.4 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Setif / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Batna / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Batna / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
Batna / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Batna (44.8 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Boumerdes, Algeria / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
(51.6 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Setif / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
(54 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): هزة ارضية قوية بولاية سطيف (via app)
Batna / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Batna / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Setif / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Mila / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
El Eulma (44.3 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
جيجل (Algeria) (115 km N from epicenter)(no details): Batna (via EMSC)
Biskra (Algeria) (107 km S from epicenter)(no details): Gggg (via EMSC)
سطيف (Algeria) (54 km NW from epicenter)(no details): كانت نوعاما قوية (via EMSC)
Batna (Algeria) (47 km SE from epicenter)(no details): شعر و بيها 3 ولايات باتنة وسطيف وميلة (via EMSC)
Batna (Algeria) (47 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Comment faire pour se protéger des dommages !! (via EMSC)
Batna (Algeria) (47 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Bjt (via EMSC)
Batna (Algeria) (47 km SE from epicenter)(no details): هزة أرضية (via EMSC)
باتنة (Algeria) (45 km SE from epicenter)(no details): سلام الله عليكم (via EMSC)
باتنة (Algeria) (45 km SE from epicenter)(no details): باتنة (via EMSC)
Zagreb (Croatia) (1416 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Didnt feel anything (via EMSC)
Algeria (Algeria) (265 km NW from epicenter)(no details): nothing here (via EMSC)
Jijel (Algeria) (116 km N from epicenter)(no details): I think it's about 3 mg (via EMSC)
(Algeria) (90 km N from epicenter)(no details): جيملة (via EMSC)
Mila (Algeria) (89 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Quelques secondesIntensité moyenne (via EMSC)
عين سمارة (Algeria) (88 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Oui j'ai ressenti (via EMSC)
Rouached (Algeria) (80 km N from epicenter)(no details): Légèrement. (via EMSC)
Rouached (Algeria) (80 km N from epicenter)(no details): Ttt (via EMSC)
العين الكبيرة (Algeria) (68 km NW from epicenter)(no details): هزة ارضية خفيفة شعرت بها في عين الكبيرة ولاية سطيف (via EMSC)
Sétif (Algeria) (54 km NW from epicenter)(no details): الله يلطف (via EMSC)
Sétif (Algeria) (54 km NW from epicenter)(no details): قوية . الباز. سطيف. اللهم ارفع عنا هذا الوباء. (via EMSC)
Batna (Algeria) (47 km SE from epicenter)(no details): It was 10 seconds approximately (via EMSC)
Batna (Algeria) (47 km SE from epicenter)(no details): اللطف يا رب (via EMSC)
Batna (Algeria) (47 km SE from epicenter)(no details): احسست بالهزة على الساعة 08.11 بالتوقيت المحلي ... كانت واضحة حتى سكان الطابق الأرضي أحسوا بها (via EMSC)
Batna (Algeria) (47 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Batna ville (via EMSC)
Batna (Algeria) (47 km SE from epicenter)(no details): ر ببي يلطف بينا (via EMSC)
Batna (Algeria) (47 km SE from epicenter)(no details): I felt the earthquake at 8:09 pm (via EMSC)
Batna (Algeria) (47 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Longue et double pic (via EMSC)
العلمة (Algeria) (41 km NW from epicenter)(no details): استيقضنا من النوم (via EMSC)
قجال (Algeria) (39 km NW from epicenter)(no details): i feel with this (via EMSC)
مروانة (Algeria) (24 km SE from epicenter)(no details): I felt this, it woke me up (via EMSC)
مروانة (Algeria) (23 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Oui (via EMSC)
Ksar Belezma (Algeria) (19 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Moyenne (via EMSC)

 

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