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27 June 2015

EARTHQUAKE: Magnitude 5.2 EGYPT 27/06/2015 15:34 (UTC)

EMSC earthquake notification

Magnitude 5.2 27/06/2015 15:34 EGYPT

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A magnitude 5.2 earthquake has occurred EGYPT at:
29.01N 34.77E Depth 10km 27/06/2015 at 15:34:02 (Universal Time)

Earthquake location with respect to nearby cities:
345 km S 'amman (pop 1275857, local time 18:34:02.7 2015-06-27)
189 km W Tabuk (pop 455450, local time 18:34:02.7 2015-06-27)
36 km SW H'aql (pop 22831, local time 18:34:02.7 2015-06-27)

Comments :

Manual location disseminated on 27/06/2015 16:05 (UTC)
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M5.2 EGYPT 27/06/2015 15:34 (UTC)

27/06/2015 15:34.
Magnitude 5.2.
EGYPT .
Latitude 29.01 North.
Longitude 34.77 East.
Depth 10 kilometers.
11 kilometers East of Wasit

ALERT: mb 5.2 EGYPT 11 km E Wasit 27/06/2015 15:34 (UTC)

Centre Sismologique Euro-Mediterraneen
European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre

Rapid Determination of Source Parameters
operated at LDG (Paris) and IGN (Madrid)

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WARNING : These parameters are preliminary and subject to revision.
Location and magnitude estimations may be revised if necessary in
an INFORMATION message.
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EARTHQUAKE on 27/06/2015 at 15:34 (UTC)
EGYPT 11 km E Wasit

MAGNITUDE: mb 5.2

Data provided by: BEO BGSG BUC BUD GFU GFZ KAN LDG NCMS NEIC
NEWS SC3 ZAMG

Latitude = 29.01 N
Longitude = 34.77 E
Origin Time = 15:34:02.7 (UTC)
Depth = 10 Km
RMS = 1.40 sec
Gap = 55 degrees
95% confidence ellipse: - Semi major = 5.8 Km
- Semi minor = 4.4 Km
- Azimuth of major axis = 29 degrees

Number of data used = 302

Preliminary location computed on Sat Jun 27 16:05:45 2015 (UTC)
Done by Julien VERGOZ

Comments :

Message number: 2192

All magnitudes estimations :
mb5.0 (BEO) Mw5.4 (BGSG) M 5.1 (BUD) M 5.2 (GFZ)
Mw5.1 (KAN) MB5.0 (LDG) Mt5.2 (NCMS) mb5.2 (NEIC)
Mb4.4 (NEWS) M 5.0 (SC3)

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