Moderate mag. 4.1 earthquake - Western Mediterranean, 22 km northeast of Bejaia, Algeria, on Sunday, 19 May 2013 5:21 pm (GMT +0)
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Moderate magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 0 km depth
19 May 18:01 UTC: First to report: IGN after 41 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, 19 May 2013 5:21 pm (GMT +0)
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.8512°N / 5.2967°E (Western Mediterranean, Algeria)
Nearby towns and cities:
22 km (13 mi) ENE of Bejaia (pop: 164,100) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) NE of Colmar (pop: 25,800) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) NE of Barbacha (pop: 32,000) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) ENE of El-Kseur (pop: 26,100) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) NNW of BABOR - VILLE (Babor) (pop: 33,000) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) NE of Feraoun (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) ENE of el hed (pop: 31,900) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) NNE of Lafayette (pop: 38,600) --> See nearby quakes!
162 km (101 mi) E of Boumerdas (pop: 786,500) --> See nearby quakes!
197 km (123 mi) E of Algiers (pop: 1,977,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IGN (Instituto Geográfico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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