Mag. 3.0 earthquake - 24 km west of Hadjout, Tipaza, Algeria, on Saturday, 25 July 2020 at 22:16 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 7 km depth
25 Jul 22:44 UTC: First to report: IGN after 28 minutes.
Depth: 7.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.5568°N / 2.1552°E (Tipaza, Algeria)
Nearby towns and cities:
24 km (15 mi) WNW of Hadjout (pop: 27,500) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) W of Tipasa (Tipaza) (pop: 25,200) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) N of Khemis Miliana (Aïn Defla) (pop: 75,900) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) NNE of Aïn Defla (pop: 52,300) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) WNW of El Affroun (pop: 42,600) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) WSW of Castiglione (Bou Ismail) (pop: 22,400) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) W of Mouzaïa (pop: 33,000) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (34 mi) W of Kolea (pop: 31,800) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) WSW of Algiers (pop: 1,977,700) --> See nearby quakes!
120 km (75 mi) W of Boumerdas (Boumerdes) (pop: 786,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IGN (Instituto Geográfico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 3.0||7 km||W Tipasa.arg (Algeria)||IGN|
|M 3.7||7 km||Northern Algeria||EMSC|
User reports for this quake (3)
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
bab el oued / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Cherchell / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Sidi Ghiles / Moderate shaking (MMI V)