Débil terremoto magnitud 3.6 - Chlef, 24 km N of El Abadia, Aïn Defla, Algeria, jueves, 29 oct. 2020 -

Débil terremoto magnitud 3.6 - Chlef, 24 km N of El Abadia, Aïn Defla, Algeria, jueves, 29 oct. 2020

Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 10 km depth

29 Oct 23:24 UTC: Primero en informar: IGN después de 10 minutos.
Fecha & hora: 29 Oct 2020 23:13:52 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: 30 Oct 12:13 am (GMT +1)
Magnitud: 3.6
Profundidad: 10.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 36.4791°N / 1.7333°E (Chlef, Argelia)
Nearby towns and cities:
24 km al N de El Abadia (Aïn Defla) (pop: 28,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
29 km al N de El Attaf (Aïn Defla) (pop: 43,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
32 km al NO de Aïn Defla (pop: 52,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
37 km al NNE de Oued Fodda (pop: 44,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
39 km al E de Sidi Akkacha (Tenes) (pop: 26,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
49 km al E de Abou el Hassan (pop: 24,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
50 km al ONO de Khemis Miliana (Aïn Defla) (pop: 75,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
50 km al NE de ash-Shalif (pop: 178,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
124 km al OSO de Argel (Algiers) (pop: 1,977,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
159 km al OSO de Boumerdas (Boumerdes) (pop: 786,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 17°C (63 F), humidity: 55%, wind: 3 m/s (5 kts) from ENE
Fuente primaria de datos: IGN (Instituto Geográfico Nacional)
Energía liberada estimada: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
M 3.610 kmNw Ain Defla.arg, AlgeriaIGN
M 3.610 km50 Km NE of Chlef, AlgeriaEMSC

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232.6 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 5-10 s
Algérie Tipaza damous (8.2 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Jijel cirque, Algeria 36.82 nord, 5.76 est / not felt : Non ressenti
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