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29 November 2015

EARTHQUAKE: Magnitude 5.0 CENTRAL TURKEY 29/11/2015 00:28 (UTC)

EMSC earthquake notification

Magnitude 5.0 29/11/2015 00:28 CENTRAL TURKEY

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A magnitude 5.0 earthquake has occurred CENTRAL TURKEY at:
38.84N 37.84E Depth 22km 29/11/2015 at 00:28:11 (Universal Time)

Earthquake location with respect to nearby cities:
201 km N Gaziantep (pop 1065975, local time 02:28:11.7 2015-11-29)
67 km NW Malatya (pop 441805, local time 02:28:11.7 2015-11-29)
8 km NW Hekimhan (pop 13946, local time 02:28:11.7 2015-11-29)

Comments :

Manual location disseminated on 29/11/2015 00:45 (UTC)
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M5.0 CENTRAL TURKEY 29/11/2015 00:28 (UTC)

29/11/2015 00:28.
Magnitude 5.0.
CENTRAL TURKEY .
Latitude 38.84 North.
Longitude 37.84 East.
Depth 22 kilometers. ()
9 kilometers West of Hekimani

ALERT: mb 5.0 CENTRAL TURKEY 9 km W Hekimani 29/11/2015 00:28 (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 29/11/2015 at 00:28 (UTC)
CENTRAL TURKEY 9 km W Hekimani

MAGNITUDE: mb 5.0

Data provided by: BEO BUD DDA GFZ KAN LDG LVV MSO SC3 ZAMG

Latitude = 38.84 N
Longitude = 37.84 E
Origin Time = 00:28:11.7 (UTC)
Depth = 22 Km (f)
RMS = 0.66 sec
Gap = 40 degrees
95% confidence ellipse: - Semi major = not determined
- Semi minor = not determined
- Azimuth of major axis = not determined

Number of data used = 52

Preliminary location computed on Sun Nov 29 00:45:19 2015 (UTC)
Done by Julien VERGOZ

Comments :

Message number: 2249

All magnitudes estimations :
mb4.6 (BEO) M 4.7 (BUD) Mw5.0 (DDA) M 5.0 (GFZ)
ML5.1 (KAN) MB5.1 (LDG) M 5.0 (SC3) Mb4.5 (ZAMG)

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