Weak mag. 2.4 earthquake - Ain Defla, 18 km north of Theniet el Had, Tissemsilt, Algeria, on Sunday, 2 February 2020 at 07:20 (GMT)

Weak mag. 2.4 earthquake - Ain Defla, 18 km north of Theniet el Had, Tissemsilt, Algeria, on Sunday, 2 February 2020 at 07:20 (GMT)

Séisme très faible magnitude 2.4 at 0 km depth

2 Feb 08:06 UTC: Premier à signaler: IGN après 45 minutes.
Date & time: 2 Feb 2020 07:20:53 UTC
Magnitude: 2.4
Profondeur: 0.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.0343°N / 2.0535°E (Ain Defla, Algérie)
Nearby towns and cities:
18 km N de Theniet el Had (Tissemsilt) (pop: 27,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
27 km SSE de Ain Defla (pop: 52,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
29 km SSO de Affreville (pop: 75,900) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
40 km ESE de El Attaf (pop: 43,800) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
42 km SE de El Abadia (pop: 28,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
50 km ESE de Oued Fodda (Chlef) (pop: 44,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
65 km ONO de Ksar el Boukhari (Medea) (pop: 77,200) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
74 km ESE de Ech Chettia (Chlef) (pop: 168,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
121 km SO de Algiers (pop: 1,977,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
151 km OSO de Boumerdas (Boumerdes) (pop: 786,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Primary data source: IGN (Instituto Geográfico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 108 joules (69.8 kilowatt hours) Plus d'infos
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2.4 kmSe Ain Defla.arg (Algeria)IGN

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