Moderate mag. 4.2 earthquake - Western Mediterranean, 21 km northeast of Bejaia, Béjaïa, Algeria, on Mon, 27 May 2013 18:04 (Africa/Algiers)
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Moderate magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 0 km depth
27 May 18:01 UTC: First to report: IGN after 57 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: Mon, 27 May 2013 18:04 (Africa/Algiers)
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.8419°N / 5.2879°E (Western Mediterranean, Algeria)
Nearby towns and cities:
21 km (13 mi) ENE of Bejaia (pop: 164,100) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) NE of Colmar (pop: 25,800) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) NE of Barbacha (pop: 32,000) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (26 mi) ENE of El-Kseur (pop: 26,100) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) NNW of BABOR - VILLE (Babor) (pop: 33,000) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) NE of Feraoun (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (31 mi) ENE of el hed (pop: 31,900) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) NNE of Lafayette (pop: 38,600) --> See nearby quakes!
161 km (100 mi) E of Boumerdas (pop: 786,500) --> See nearby quakes!
196 km (122 mi) E of Algiers (pop: 1,977,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IGN (Instituto Geográfico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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