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Light mag. 4.5 earthquake - Northern Algeria on Tuesday, 23 December 2014

Light mag. 4.5 earthquake  - Northern Algeria on Tuesday, 23 December 2014
Dec 23 10:10: Magnitude recalculated from 4.7 to 4.5.
Date & time: Tuesday, 23 December 2014 08:59 UTC
Magnitude: 4.5
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.44°N / 3.05°E (Algeria)
Nearest volcano: Olot Field (640 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 3.5*10^11 J (98.6 MWh / 84.8 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 08:59 UTCM 4.7 / 10 kmNORTHERN ALGERIAEMSC
Tue, 23 Dec 08:59 UTCM 4.7 / 12.9 km8km SSE of Bougara, AlgeriaUSGS
Tue, 23 Dec 08:59 UTCM 5.0 / 25 kmSE BLIDA.ARGIGN

"I felt it" reports:
Bab ezzouar / MMI III (Weak shaking)
HYDRA (33.5 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Une jolie petite replique mais plus courte. 5-6 sec. Mouvments horizontaux, donc assez facile à ressentir.
blida (28.8 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Alger (Algeria) (33 km N from epicenter)(no details): Oh god! Iwas terrified :( (via EMSC)
Tadmayt (Algeria) (83 km NE from epicenter)(no details): J'étai au lit et j'ai cru que quelqu'un bougait le lit (via EMSC)
Alger (Algeria) (39 km NW from epicenter)(no details): forte et rapide sans degats (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (39 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Tous le monde a ressenti ce tremblement au bureau (via EMSC)
Alger (Algeria) (37 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Tranquille (via EMSC)
Alger (Algeria) (36 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Sa a vrm bougé (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (36 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Temps de la secousse interminable (via EMSC)
Hussein Dey (Algeria) (35 km N from epicenter)(no details): Assez forte (via EMSC)
Kouba (Algeria) (33 km N from epicenter)(no details): Ca a bcp bouger (via EMSC)
Blida (Algeria) (22 km W from epicenter)(no details): Légère secousse a Blida (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (36 km NW from epicenter)(no details): le séisme était bref mais d'une intensité clairement perceptible (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (36 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Que dieu nous protège c'était trop long (via EMSC)
Mohammadia (Algeria) (35 km N from epicenter)(no details): Chui de mohamadia Alger j bien ressenti :( rabi yester (via EMSC)
Bougara (Algeria) (13 km N from epicenter)(no details): Fort (via EMSC)
Chéraga (Algeria) (38 km NW from epicenter)(no details): 震动挺大 (via EMSC)
Bordj El Kiffan (Algeria) (38 km NE from epicenter)(no details): je sais pas ce que c'est ça veut dire fais attention à tout le monde (via EMSC)
Zéralda (Algeria) (36 km NW from epicenter)(no details): J'ai ressenti cette secousse à zeralda à l'ouest d'Alger aux environs de 9 : 00 alors que je venais juste de me lever, j'ai eu un Vrai vertige, j'aimerai savoir si ces tremblements de terre ne sont pas des signes prémonitoires pour d'autres plus forts s'il vous plait...mes sincères hommages. (via EMSC)
Khemis El Khechna (Algeria) (34 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Je suis le seul qui la ressenti a la maison (via EMSC)
Bordj El Bahri (Algeria) (45 km N from epicenter)(no details): ربي يستر (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (41 km NW from epicenter)(no details): It's always a scary feeling during an earthquakes (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (41 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Une réplique rien d'alarman (via EMSC)
Alger (Algeria) (39 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Ca vraiment tremblé (via EMSC)
Kouba (Algeria) (38 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Encore une autre secousse (via EMSC)
Kouba (Algeria) (38 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Ca a bien secouer (via EMSC)
Médéa (Algeria) (35 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Séisme très léger, on ne le sent que quand on est assis. (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (41 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Bien bougé (via EMSC)
Birkhadem (Algeria) (37 km NW from epicenter)(no details): It lasted 10 - 20 seconds. (via EMSC)
Aïn Taya (Algeria) (48 km N from epicenter)(no details): RABBI YESTER (via EMSC)
Koléa (Algeria) (41 km NW from epicenter)(no details): J'ai ressenti une bonne secousse (via EMSC)
Alger (Algeria) (41 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Ressenti horizontale (via EMSC)
Algiers (Algeria) (41 km NW from epicenter)(no details): c'était un peu moins fort que la première. certains ont eu des vertiges (via EMSC)
Ouled Fayet (Algeria) (41 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Rebbi yedj3el el khir (via EMSC)
Alger (Algeria) (40 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Mouvement horizontal, grande amplitude. (via EMSC)
El Achour (Algeria) (40 km NW from epicenter)(no details): ça dure bcp pour des répliques (via EMSC)
Dar El Beïda (Algeria) (37 km N from epicenter)(no details): Dieu nous garde nous et nos familles avec cette énième secousse je commence à stresser (via EMSC)
Baba Hssen (Algeria) (37 km NW from epicenter)(no details): sa fait peur (via EMSC)
Alger (Algeria) (36 km N from epicenter)(no details): Ca a bien bougé (via EMSC)
Douéra (Algeria) (34 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Ressentie legerement (via EMSC)
Les Eucalyptus (Algeria) (33 km N from epicenter)(no details): Fort (via EMSC)
Blida (Algeria) (28 km W from epicenter)(no details): Bien ressenti à Blida!! Ce ne serait pas des signes avant coureurs par hasard ?? (via EMSC)

 

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