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Light mag. 3.0 earthquake - Western Mediterranean, 113 km northwest of Algiers, Alger, on Friday, Jan 14, 2022 at 11:23 pm (GMT +1) -

Light mag. 3.0 earthquake - Western Mediterranean, 113 km northwest of Algiers, Alger, on Friday, Jan 14, 2022 at 11:23 pm (GMT +1) Light mag. 3.0 earthquake - Western Mediterranean, 113 km northwest of Algiers, Alger, on Friday, Jan 14, 2022 at 11:23 pm (GMT +1)

Light magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 7 km depth

14 Jan 22:43 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 19 minutes.
Date & time: Jan 14, 2022 22:23:40 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Friday, Jan 14, 2022 at 11:23 pm (GMT +1)
Magnitude: 3
Depth: 7.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 37.41°N / 2.14°E (Western Mediterranean, Algeria)
Antipode: 37.41°S / 177.86°W
Nearby towns and cities:
113 km (70 mi) NW of Algiers (pop: 1,977,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 13.3°C (56 F), humidity: 71%, wind: 5 m/s (10 kts) from E
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Mag.DepthLocationSource
3.07 kmAlgeria: WESTERN MEDITERRANEAN SEAEMSC
3.232 kmAlgeria: MEDITERRÁNEO-ARGELIAIGN

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Date and time GMTMag
Depth
DistanceLocationDetails
Oct 10, 1980 12:25
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7.3

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10 km
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47 years ago
5.4

15 km
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5.4

15 km
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5.3

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15 km
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12 km
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5.1

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10 km
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10 km
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41 km
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10 km
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10 km
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0 km
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10 km
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33 years ago
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10 km
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36 years ago
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10 km
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Jun 15, 1984 23:02
38 years ago
4.5

10 km
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Sep 11, 1982 21:40
40 years ago
4.5

10 km
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4.5

10 km
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30 km
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4.4

23 km
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4.4

7 km
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Dec 16, 2006 19:34
15 years ago
4.4

17 km
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Dec 13, 2004 22:10
17 years ago
4.4

0 km
122km / 76miÎle Agueli, 9.3 km SE of Algiers, AlgerMore
Nov 22, 1989 20:37
33 years ago
4.4

10 km
101km / 63mi21 km SE of Kêf Bisnês Island, Tipaza, AlgeriaMore
Feb 12, 1989 12:02
33 years ago
4.4

10 km
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Oct 29, 1980 01:30
42 years ago
4.4

10 km
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Oct 26, 1980 02:28
42 years ago
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10 km
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1 year 40 weeks ago
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0 km
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Dec 28, 2015 13:48
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27 km
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Sep 8, 2014 11:46
8 years ago
4.3

15 km
129km / 80mi2.1 km E of Bougara, Blida, AlgeriaMore
Aug 1, 2014 18:47
8 years ago
4.3

0 km
94km / 58miWestern Mediterranean, 34 km N of Bordj el Kiffan, AlgerMore
Sep 9, 2013 13:39
9 years ago
4.3

0 km
144km / 90mi20 km N of Berrouaghia, Medea, AlgeriaMore
Jun 23, 2013 17:10
9 years ago
4.3

0 km
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May 20, 2013 22:52
9 years ago
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57 km
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