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Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - Northern Algeria on Tuesday, 23 December 2014

Light mag. 4.7 earthquake  - Northern Algeria on Tuesday, 23 December 2014
Dec 23 10:10: Magnitude recalculated from 4.8 to 4.7.
Date & time: Tuesday, 23 December 2014 08:00 UTC
Magnitude: 4.7
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.42°N / 3.01°E (Algeria)
Nearest volcano: Olot Field (639 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 7.1*10^11 J (197 MWh / 169 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Tue, 23 Dec 2014
Tue, 23 Dec 08:00 UTCM 4.9 / 8 kmNORTHERN ALGERIAEMSC
Tue, 23 Dec 08:00 UTCM 4.9 / 11.4 km11km SSE of Bouinan, AlgeriaUSGS
Tue, 23 Dec 08:00 UTCM 5.2 / 22 kmE BLIDA.ARGIGN

"I felt it" reports:
Bab ezzouar / not felt
Algiers / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Stop the fracking in Algeria
bab ezzouar citee mokhtar zarhouni bananier moha / MMI III (Weak shaking): : My heart beat with this shaking more strong than the one rhat was in friday. Astarfirou allah It was twice
Bir mourad rais Algiers / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Algiers kouba (34.7 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
tizi ouzou / MMI III (Weak shaking)
hadjout (38.7 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): great
bab ezzouar / MMI IV (Light shaking): My heart beat with this shaking more strong than the one rhat was in friday. Astarfirou allah
Berrouaghia (33 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
alger / MMI VI (Strong shaking): oh my god
baraki (34.7 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): it's strong one
babezouare / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
HYDRA (35.7 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): We felt it in the building, some minor cracks appear. Quite long chake (10sec)
blida boufarik / MMI VI (Strong shaking): OMG !!
El Achour Alger / MMI III (Weak shaking)
kouba / MMI V (Moderate shaking): That lasted 10 sec approximately, persons who slept wake up, and it had an horizontal movment
Cheraga (37.4 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Hydra (36.7 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
bab ezzouar algiers / MMI V (Moderate shaking): worry
blida / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
blida (31.5 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Alger (Algeria) (31 km N from epicenter)(no details): It was a long and a hard time (via EMSC)
Alger Centre (Algeria) (36 km N from epicenter)(no details): Une secousse bien ressentie et a durée plus de 10de secondesRebi yessterna inchallah (via EMSC)
Dar El Beïda (Algeria) (35 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Ça a bien bougé ! Je crois que c'est plus que 4,9. (via EMSC)
Dar El Beïda (Algeria) (35 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Ça a bien bougé ! Je crois que c'est plus que 4,9. (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (34 km N from epicenter)(no details): Séisme ressenti alors que j'étais dans ma voiture à l'arrêt. (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (34 km N from epicenter)(no details): Un bruit les lustres ont balancé (via EMSC)
Hammedi (Algeria) (34 km NE from epicenter)(no details): It's amazing (via EMSC)
Bab Ezzouar (Algeria) (33 km NE from epicenter)(no details): It woke me up. It was a long one, but not very strong. (via EMSC)
Bouzaréah (Algeria) (37 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Je dormais. (via EMSC)
Alger (Algeria) (34 km N from epicenter)(no details): Je l'ai bien ressenti, elle a durer un bon moment, ça dure depuis vendredi...ALLAH yester... (via EMSC)
Boufarik (Algeria) (17 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Le séisme s'est répété plusieurs fois ce mois ci et aujourd’hui plusieurs fois dans la mâtiné entre 7:30 et 9 h (via EMSC)
(Algeria) (71 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Elle a bien passé au dessus de mon lit j'ai senti une bonne soucousse (via EMSC)
Khemis El Khechna (Algeria) (35 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Pas mal comme reveil en mode vibreur (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (34 km N from epicenter)(no details): J'étais en classe, ça m'a fait peur mais on a continué le travail. (via EMSC)
Tizi Ouzou (Algeria) (97 km E from epicenter)(no details): J'étais dans ma chambre dans mon bureau à moitié endormi, tout à coup j'ai entendu un grognement tout le monde s'est précipité sous la table moi je n'étais pas à Alger ou à Blida mais on a comme même ressenti une grande secousse. (via EMSC)
Chéraga (Algeria) (36 km NW from epicenter)(no details): I was sleeping, It woke me up. The bed was shaking and I could hear the sound around (windows trembling, table...etc). I think it lasted around 10 seconds. (via EMSC)
El Biar (Algeria) (35 km N from epicenter)(no details): meme la secousse est tres b1resenti (via EMSC)
Alger (Algeria) (35 km N from epicenter)(no details): Un peu secoué (via EMSC)
Alger (Algeria) (35 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Felt the shake well (via EMSC)
Sidi M'Hamed (Algeria) (34 km N from epicenter)(no details): Je n'arrive pas à comprendre une chose: l'Algérie ( Alger Centre )est devenue une zone sismique ou quoi ? Ce fléau est à étudier. (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (34 km N from epicenter)(no details): Légere secousse (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (34 km N from epicenter)(no details): certains sont sortis de l'immeuble (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (34 km N from epicenter)(no details): Une dureé importante (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (34 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Elle a tarde et je ne crois pas vrm que ca ne soit qu'un 3.8 (via EMSC)
Dély Ibrahim (Algeria) (33 km NW from epicenter)(no details): plus la durée du tremblement de terre est longue, plus on a peur :( (via EMSC)
Alger (Algeria) (33 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Je tremble encore !!!! (via EMSC)
Mohammadia (Algeria) (33 km N from epicenter)(no details): je ne l'ai pas ressenti, mais ma collègue me l'a fait ressentir indirectement! (via EMSC)
El Madania (Algeria) (33 km N from epicenter)(no details): Une forte soucousse bien ressentie a le madania (via EMSC)
Hydra (Algeria) (32 km N from epicenter)(no details): Tremblement qui a durée cette fois assez longtemps. (via EMSC)
Médéa (Algeria) (32 km SW from epicenter)(no details): i felt it , it was really noticble strong (via EMSC)
Alger (Algeria) (32 km N from epicenter)(no details): Assez forte secousse, ça a vraiment bougé, désormais les séismes font partie de notre quotidien (via EMSC)
Kouba (Algeria) (31 km N from epicenter)(no details): horizontal movment that lasted 10 sec app (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (31 km N from epicenter)(no details): Secousse forte, apres a ralentie, et ensuite est redevenu fort. Assez longue comme secousse (via EMSC)
Draria (Algeria) (31 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Faible (via EMSC)
Mouzaia (Algeria) (30 km W from epicenter)(no details): I felt 2 movements. The first was short, and stopped. And then the second was longer and somehow louder. (via EMSC)
Bougara (Algeria) (11 km NE from epicenter)(no details): On s'est habitué ! (via EMSC)
Tizi Ouzou (Algeria) (95 km E from epicenter)(no details): J' ai ressenti vibrer l'immeuble où j'étais. (via EMSC)
Alger (Algeria) (35 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Secousse bien ressentie pas de degats (via EMSC)
Sidi M'Hamed (Algeria) (34 km N from epicenter)(no details): En deux vague d'affilée d'une durée total de 4 a 5 seconde (via EMSC)
Bab Ezzouar (Algeria) (34 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Assez violent (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (34 km N from epicenter)(no details): It still for long time more than 20 seconds (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (34 km N from epicenter)(no details): Séisme fortement ressenti ! (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (34 km N from epicenter)(no details): On a seulement remarqué que le lustre balancer. (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (34 km N from epicenter)(no details): Très bien ressenti (via EMSC)
Bab Ezzouar (Algeria) (33 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Boom ça fait (via EMSC)
Dély Ibrahim (Algeria) (33 km NW from epicenter)(no details): On l'a bien senti aussi à Deli brahim. 9h00 pile (via EMSC)
Médéa (Algeria) (32 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Occurred at 9:00AM LOCAL TIME (via EMSC)
Alger (Algeria) (31 km N from epicenter)(no details): Ça a tremblé à Alger. (via EMSC)
Alger (Algeria) (31 km N from epicenter)(no details): Ça tremblote.Rien de méchant à Kouba (via EMSC)
Alger (Algeria) (31 km N from epicenter)(no details): C'etait assez fort et elle a tarder lah yester (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (29 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Ça a bien bougé (via EMSC)
Khraïcia (Algeria) (26 km NW from epicenter)(no details): A loud bang followed by a violent impact first, like an explosion. In the kitchen the fridge/freezer and washing machine moved. (via EMSC)
Blida (Algeria) (20 km W from epicenter)(no details): Allah yedj3al lkhir (via EMSC)
Blida (Algeria) (16 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Une secousse a blida (via EMSC)
Zeralda (Algeria) (37 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Ça réveille ! (via EMSC)
Alger (Algeria) (37 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Ça a bien bougé a 9h00 !!! (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (35 km NW from epicenter)(no details): It was scary (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (35 km NW from epicenter)(no details): J'étais endormis et je suis sur le choque surtout ki tkoun mjouneb (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (33 km N from epicenter)(no details): Ca a tarde, c'ete effreant (via EMSC)
Alger (Algeria) (32 km N from epicenter)(no details): Ca a bien bougé ! (via EMSC)
Draria (Algeria) (32 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Elle es assee forte l'a secousse (via EMSC)
Alger (Algeria) (32 km N from epicenter)(no details): Ressenti à Alger Kouba (via EMSC)
Alger (Algeria) (31 km NW from epicenter)(no details): C'était une secousse un peu violente et elle a duré une dizaine de secondes (via EMSC)
Alger (Algeria) (31 km N from epicenter)(no details): It shaked quite well, but children were sleeping and didn't wake up. It seems that kids have little sensitiveness to quakes. (via EMSC)
Baba Hssen (Algeria) (30 km NW from epicenter)(no details): bien bougé (via EMSC)
Djasr Kasentina (Algeria) (28 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Forte secousse environ 1o secondes, les gens sont sortis dans la rue. (via EMSC)

 

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