Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - 3.8 km northeast of Bougaa, Sétif, Algeria, on Friday, 4 Dec 2020 9:17 pm (GMT +1) -

Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - 3.8 km northeast of Bougaa, Sétif, Algeria, on Friday, 4 Dec 2020 9:17 pm (GMT +1)

Séisme faible magnitude 4.1 at 25 km depth

4 Dec 20:35 UTC: Premier à signaler: IGN après 18 minutes.
Date & time: 4 Dec 2020 20:17:09 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: vendredi, 4 déc. 2020 21:17 (GMT +1)
Magnitude: 4.1
Profondeur: 25.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.3559°N / 5.1197°E (Sétif, Algérie)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km NE de Lafayette (pop: 38,600) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
25 km ENE de Bordj Zemoura (Bordj Bou Arréridj) (pop: 19,800) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
26 km NO de Aïn Arnat (pop: 35,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
27 km SSE de Barbacha (Béjaïa) (pop: 32,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
32 km NO de Sétif (pop: 288,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
40 km OSO de BABOR - VILLE (Babor) (pop: 33,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
46 km N de Râs el Oued (Bordj Bou Arréridj) (pop: 56,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
56 km ONO de El Eulma (pop: 128,400) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
154 km ESE de Boumerdas (Boumerdes) (pop: 786,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
186 km ESE de Algiers (pop: 1,977,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 9.5°C (49 F), humidity: 75%, wind: 3 m/s (6 kts) from SW
Primary data source: IGN (Instituto Geográfico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) Plus d'infos
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4.125 kmNW SETIF.ARG, AlgeriaIGN

User reports for this quake (9)

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Mila (103.4 km E of epicenter) [Map] / not felt : Not felt in Mila. Hope everyone are safe in Setif. May Almighty God protect you all, bros n sisters. | 2 users found this interesting. (reported through our app)  
132.7 km E of epicenter [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
Beni Ourtilane, Setif, Algeria (25.9 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Jijel cirque, Algeria (77.7 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / not felt : J'ai rien ressenti.  
Sétif / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 1-2 s
sétif / not felt / single vertical bump / 1-2 s
bougaa / not felt
Setif / not felt
Seddouk / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 2-5 s
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