Mag. 3.1 earthquake - Western Mediterranean, 9.4 km northwest of Castiglione, Cheraga, Tipaza, Algeria, on Wednesday, 8 April 2020 at 07:28 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 25 km depth
8 Apr 07:49 UTC: First to report: IGN after 20 minutes.
Depth: 25.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.8575°N / 2.8412°E (Western Mediterranean, Algeria)
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km (6 mi) NW of Castiglione (Cheraga) (pop: 31,100) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) NW of Cheraga (pop: 27,800) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) N of Zeralda (pop: 17,600) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) NNW of Douéra (Draria) (pop: 26,900) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) NW of Birkhadem (pop: 71,700) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) NNE of Kolea (pop: 31,800) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) WNW of Algiers (pop: 1,977,700) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) NW of Baraki (pop: 105,400) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) WNW of Bordj el Kiffan (pop: 123,200) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) W of Boumerdas (pop: 786,500) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) W of Île Agueli Island --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) W of Djezirat el Kadra Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IGN (Instituto Geográfico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.1||25 km||Nw Argel.arg (Algeria)||IGN|
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