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24 August 2016

ALERT: Mw 5.3 CENTRAL ITALY 7 km NE Norcia 24/08/2016 02:33 (UTC)

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EARTHQUAKE on 24/08/2016 at 02:33 (UTC)
CENTRAL ITALY 7 km NE Norcia

MAGNITUDE: Mw 5.3

Data provided by: BEO BUD GFZ HSNC KAN LED MAD MSO OCA

Latitude = 42.84 N
Longitude = 13.14 E
Origin Time = 02:33:31.1 (UTC)
Depth = 10 Km
RMS = 1.54 sec
Gap = 33 degrees
95% confidence ellipse: - Semi major = 3.3 Km
- Semi minor = 1.9 Km
- Azimuth of major axis = 25 degrees

Number of data used = 439

Preliminary location computed on Wed Aug 24 02:44:18 2016 (UTC)
Done by Gilles Mazet-Roux

Comments :

Message number: 2338

All magnitudes estimations :
mb5.5 (BEO) M 5.5 (BUD) M 5.3 (GFZ) ML5.3 (HSNC)
Mw5.2 (KAN) MB6.5 (LED) Mb5.9 (MAD) M 5.6 (OCA)

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