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03 December 2015

EARTHQUAKE: Magnitude 5.4 EASTERN TURKEY 02/12/2015 23:27 (UTC)

EMSC earthquake notification

Magnitude 5.4 02/12/2015 23:27 EASTERN TURKEY

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A magnitude 5.4 earthquake has occurred EASTERN TURKEY at:
39.27N 40.22E Depth 5km 02/12/2015 at 23:27:08 (Universal Time)

Earthquake location with respect to nearby cities:
348 km NE Gaziantep (pop 1065975, local time 01:27:08.1 2015-12-03)
81 km SE Erzincan (pop 114027, local time 01:27:08.1 2015-12-03)
38 km NE Karakoçan (pop 29735, local time 01:27:08.1 2015-12-03)
12 km W Kigi (pop 4707, local time 01:27:08.1 2015-12-03)

Comments :

Manual location disseminated on 02/12/2015 23:41 (UTC)
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DDA KAN
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ALERT: mb 5.4 EASTERN TURKEY 17 km W Baglarpinari 02/12/2015 23:27 (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
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EARTHQUAKE on 02/12/2015 at 23:27 (UTC)
EASTERN TURKEY 17 km W Baglarpinari

MAGNITUDE: mb 5.4

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

Latitude = 39.27 N
Longitude = 40.22 E
Origin Time = 23:27:08.1 (UTC)
Depth = 5 Km (f)
RMS = 0.72 sec
Gap = 31 degrees
95% confidence ellipse: - Semi major = not determined
- Semi minor = not determined
- Azimuth of major axis = not determined

Number of data used = 65

Preliminary location computed on Wed Dec 2 23:41:32 2015 (UTC)
Done by Gilles Mazet-Roux

Comments :

Message number: 2250

All magnitudes estimations :
mb4.9 (BEO) M 5.1 (BUD) Mw5.3 (DDA) M 5.2 (GFZ)
ML5.5 (KAN) Mb3.7 (NEWS) M 5.3 (SC3) Mb4.8 (ZAMG)

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M5.4 EASTERN TURKEY 02/12/2015 23:27 (UTC)

02/12/2015 23:27.
Magnitude 5.4.
EASTERN TURKEY .
Latitude 39.27 North.
Longitude 40.22 East.
Depth 5 kilometers. ()
17 kilometers West of Baglarpinari