Light mag. 3.2 earthquake - 9.5 km west of Bejaia, Algeria, on Wednesday, 14 April 2021 at 02:27 (GMT) -

Light mag. 3.2 earthquake - 9.5 km west of Bejaia, Algeria, on Wednesday, 14 April 2021 at 02:27 (GMT)

Light magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 0 km depth

14 Apr 02:38 UTC: First to report: IGN after 11 minutes.
14 Apr 02:39: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 0.0 km (from 6.2 to 0 mi).
Date & time: 14 Apr 2021 02:27:22 UTC -
Magnitude: 3.2
Depth: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.7712°N / 4.9796°E (Béjaïa, Algeria)
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km (6 mi) W of Bejaia (Béjaïa) (pop: 164,100) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) NE of El-Kseur (Béjaïa) (pop: 26,100) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) NNE of Colmar (Béjaïa) (pop: 25,800) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) N of Barbacha (Béjaïa) (pop: 32,000) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) NE of el hed (Béjaïa) (pop: 31,900) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) NNE of Feraoun (Béjaïa) (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) NE of Seddouk (Béjaïa) (pop: 19,900) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (23 mi) ENE of Chemini (Tizi Ouzou) (pop: 21,600) --> See nearby quakes!
134 km (83 mi) E of Boumerdas (Boumerdes) (pop: 786,500) --> See nearby quakes!
169 km (105 mi) E of Algiers (pop: 1,977,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IGN (Instituto Geográfico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
3.2 kmW BEJAIA.ARG, AlgeriaIGN
3.210 kmNORTHERN ALGERIAEMSC

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9.4 km E of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single lateral shake / 1-2 s (reported through our app)
Jijel cirque, Algeria (70.3 km E of epicenter) [Map] / not felt : Non ressenti. (reported through our app)  
30.4 km SW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : J'ai entendu ce séisme. (reported through our app)  
Dellys (96.4 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 1-2 s (reported through our app)
Béjaïa (6.4 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / very short (reported through our app)
9.8 km E of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / very short
0.4 km NW of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / very short : I just heared a Big noise but i didnt feel it  
Bejaia (7.2 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 2-5 s
bejaia (3.9 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Melbou (36.3 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
Béjaïa / not felt
béjaia / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / very short
BEJAIA / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / very short
Bejaia / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / very short
Bejaia / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 1-2 s
Béjaïa ville / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
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