Moderate mag. 4.4 earthquake - 22 km south of El Eulma, Wilaya de Sétif, Algeria, on Saturday, 4 July 2020 at 07:59 (GMT) -

Moderate mag. 4.4 earthquake - 22 km south of El Eulma, Wilaya de Sétif, Algeria, on Saturday, 4 July 2020 at 07:59 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 10 km depth

4 Jul 08:05 UTC: First to report: IGN after 5 minutes.
Date & time: 4 Jul 2020 07:59:49 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.4
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.9512°N / 5.7096°E (Sétif, Algeria)
Nearby towns and cities:
22 km (14 mi) S of El Eulma (pop: 128,400) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (20 mi) N of Râs el Aïoun (Batna) (pop: 34,200) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (23 mi) SE of Setif (pop: 288,500) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) ENE of Salah Bey (pop: 23,300) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) NNW of Merouana (Batna) (pop: 47,600) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) SE of Aïn Arnat (pop: 35,100) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) WSW of Chelghoum el Aïd (Mila) (pop: 71,700) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (43 mi) NNE of Barika (Batna) (pop: 98,800) --> See nearby quakes!
220 km (136 mi) ESE of Boumerdas (Boumerdes) (pop: 786,500) --> See nearby quakes!
250 km (156 mi) ESE of Algiers (pop: 1,977,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IGN (Instituto Geográfico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
4.410 kmSe Setif_arg (Algeria)IGN
4.610 kmNorthern AlgeriaEMSC
4.510 km18 km N of Batna, AlgeriaUSGS
4.310 kmNorthern AlgeriaGFZ

User reports for this quake (19)

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BATNA 70 km from thé épicentre (129.6 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : I all rendu have felt Earthquakes déverbal Times 6,7 -5,8- 4,2-5,2 and thaï morning 4,4 scalpa of richter .  
School (9.8 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Ksar bellezma (25.4 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
63.6 km SE of epicenter [Map] / not felt
Batna,Algeria / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : It woke us up and was for a long time  
Oum El Bouaghi / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
باتنة / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Batna / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Batna / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Batna / Light shaking (MMI IV)
(Algeria, 17 km NE of epicenter) : شعرت بحركة قوية نوعا ما ذهابا وايابا (reported through EMSC)  
Tazoult-Lambese (Algeria, 17 km S of epicenter) : aujourd'hui à 8h59 j ai raconte ce séisme (reported through EMSC)  
Batna (Algeria, 15 km SW of epicenter) : هذه المنطقة تدعى ملال -سريانة تابعة لولاية باتنة وقد شهدت هذا الصباح هزة ارضية عنيفة استمرت حوالي خمس ثواني (reported through EMSC)  
Batna (Algeria, 15 km SW of epicenter) : Tremblement un peu fort (reported through EMSC)  
Skikda (Algeria, 148 km N of epicenter) : Ressenti (reported through EMSC)  
Tazoult-Lambese (Algeria, 17 km S of epicenter) : 1 seconde. Fort (reported through EMSC)  
Batna (Algeria, 15 km SW of epicenter) : اللطف يا رب (reported through EMSC)  
Batna (Algeria, 15 km SW of epicenter) : 0k (reported through EMSC)  
Batna (Algeria, 15 km SW of epicenter) : شعرت بالزلزال على الساعة التاسعة (reported through EMSC)  
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