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24 August 2016

ALERT: mb 5.0 CENTRAL ITALY 13 km NE Norcia 24/08/2016 11:50 (UTC)

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EARTHQUAKE on 24/08/2016 at 11:50 (UTC)
CENTRAL ITALY 13 km NE Norcia

MAGNITUDE: mb 5.0

Data provided by: BEO BUD GFZ LED MAD MSO SC3 ZAMG

Latitude = 42.90 N
Longitude = 13.16 E
Origin Time = 11:50:32.6 (UTC)
Depth = 10 Km
RMS = 1.37 sec
Gap = 50 degrees
95% confidence ellipse: - Semi major = 3.9 Km
- Semi minor = 2.6 Km
- Azimuth of major axis = 25 degrees

Number of data used = 232

Preliminary location computed on Wed Aug 24 11:59:08 2016 (UTC)
Done by Gilles Mazet-Roux

Comments :

Message number: 2340

All magnitudes estimations :
mb5.0 (BEO) M 5.1 (BUD) M 4.9 (GFZ) ML4.4 (LED)
Mb5.1 (MAD) M 5.0 (SC3) Mb4.5 (ZAMG)

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