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Minor mag. 2.7 earthquake - 34 km NE of Al Hoceïma, Morocco on Sunday, 30 August 2020

Minor mag. 2.7 earthquake  - 34 km NE of Al Hoceïma, Morocco on Sunday, 30 August 2020
30 Aug 07:47 UTC: First to report: IGN after 1 hour 9 minutes.
Date & time: Sunday, 30 August 2020 06:38 UTC
Magnitude: 2.7
Depth: 4.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 35.4625°N / 3.6608°W (Morocco)
Nearby towns and cities:
34 km (21 mi) NE of Al Hoceïma (pop: 395,600)
37 km (23 mi) NE of Tirhanimîne (pop: 55,800)
39 km (24 mi) NE of Imzouren (pop: 40,000)
156 km (97 mi) SE of Málaga (pop: 568,300)
182 km (113 mi) NW of Oujda-Angad (pop: 405,300)
196 km (122 mi) E of Tangier (pop: 688,400)
Primary data source: IGN
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sun, 30 Aug 06:38 UTCM 2.7 / 4 km34 km NE of Al Hoceïma, MoroccoIGN
Sun, 30 Aug 06:38 UTCM 2.7 / 4 kmStrait Of Gibraltar (Morocco)EMSC

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Alhoceima / not felt : Not felt it.but i felt the last earthquake in Algeria last day in same time my bed moved vertical.magnitude was 4.4. Im living in Alhoceima north of Morocco. No one felt it in my city .but i felt it.

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Minor mag. 2.7 earthquake - 34 km NE of Al Hoceïma, Morocco on Sunday, 30 August 2020

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