Moderate mag. 3.9 earthquake - 97 km northeast of Assayita, Āfar, Ethiopia, on Wednesday, Aug 11, 2021 1:37 pm (GMT +3) -

Moderate mag. 3.9 earthquake - 97 km northeast of Assayita, Āfar, Ethiopia, on Wednesday, Aug 11, 2021 1:37 pm (GMT +3)

Moderate magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 7 km depth

11 Aug 12:21 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 43 minutes.
Date & time: Aug 11, 2021 10:37:51 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, Aug 11, 2021 1:37 pm (GMT +3)
Magnitude: 3.9
Depth: 7.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 12.28°N / 41.95°E (Āfar, Ethiopia)
Antipode: 12.28°S / 138.05°W
Nearest volcano: Manda-Inakir (29 km / 18 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
64 km (40 mi) N of Gâlâfi (Dikhil, Djibouti) (pop: 1,850) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) NE of Assayita (pop: 20,300) --> See nearby quakes!
112 km (70 mi) ENE of Dubti (pop: 26,400) --> See nearby quakes!
115 km (72 mi) WNW of Tadjoura (Tadjourah, Djibouti) (pop: 22,200) --> See nearby quakes!
116 km (72 mi) ENE of Semera (pop: 833) --> See nearby quakes!
118 km (73 mi) SW of Assab (Southern Red Sea, Eritrea) (pop: 21,300) --> See nearby quakes!
150 km (93 mi) WNW of Obock (Djibouti) (pop: 17,800) --> See nearby quakes!
150 km (93 mi) NW of Ali Sabih (Ali Sabieh, Djibouti) (pop: 55,000) --> See nearby quakes!
151 km (94 mi) WNW of Djibouti (Djibouti) (pop: 623,900) --> See nearby quakes!
504 km (313 mi) NE of Addis Abeba (Ādīs Ābeba) (pop: 2,757,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) More info
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