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22 February 2016

EARTHQUAKE: Magnitude 5.3 STRAIT OF GIBRALTAR 22/02/2016 03:46 (UTC)

EMSC earthquake notification

Magnitude 5.3 22/02/2016 03:46 STRAIT OF GIBRALTAR

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A magnitude 5.3 earthquake has occurred STRAIT OF GIBRALTAR at:
35.72N 3.60W Depth 1km 22/02/2016 at 03:46:01 (Universal Time)

Earthquake location with respect to nearby cities:
351 km NE Rabat (pop 1655753, local time 03:46:01.2 2016-02-22)
85 km NW Nador (pop 129260, local time 03:46:01.2 2016-02-22)
60 km NE Al hoceima (pop 55827, local time 03:46:01.2 2016-02-22)

Comments :

Manual location disseminated on 22/02/2016 04:01 (UTC)
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Links to regional seismological observatories:
http://ing.cnrst.ma/index.php/dernier-seisme
http://www.israbat.ac.ma

This location has been computed thanks to the data provided by the
following seismological institutes:
BEO BUC BUD CSEM GFU GFZ IMP KAN LDG LVV MSO NEIR SC3 ZAMG
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http://www.emsc-csem.org/Earthquake/contributors.php


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Detection et de Geophysique, Bruyeres-le-Chatel, France) and the
IGN (Instituto Geografico Nacional, Madrid, Spain).


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