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24 August 2016

ALERT: Mw 6.1 CENTRAL ITALY 10 km E Norcia 24/08/2016 01:36 (UTC)

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EARTHQUAKE on 24/08/2016 at 01:36 (UTC)
CENTRAL ITALY 10 km E Norcia

MAGNITUDE: Mw 6.1

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

Latitude = 42.76 N
Longitude = 13.21 E
Origin Time = 01:36:34.2 (UTC)
Depth = 10 Km
RMS = 1.12 sec
Gap = 53 degrees
95% confidence ellipse: - Semi major = 2.9 Km
- Semi minor = 1.8 Km
- Azimuth of major axis = 30 degrees

Number of data used = 318

Preliminary location computed on Wed Aug 24 01:49:45 2016 (UTC)
Done by Gille Mazet-Roux

Comments :

Message number: 2336

All magnitudes estimations :
mb5.8 (BEO) M 6.7 (BUD) M 6.1 (GFZ) Mw6.1 (KAN)
ML5.7 (LED) Mb6.3 (MAD) Mb5.4 (ZAMG)

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