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10 September 2016

INFO: mb 5.7 LAKE VICTORIA REGION, TANZANIA 22 km NW Bwanja 10/09/2016 12:27 (UTC)

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European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre

Rapid Determination of Source Parameters
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EMSC HAS RECORDED THE FOLLOWING SEISMIC EVENT
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EARTHQUAKE on 10/09/2016 at 12:27 (UTC)
LAKE VICTORIA REGION, TANZANIA 22 km NW Bwanja

MAGNITUDE: mb 5.7

Data provided by: BUC BUD GFZ GSRC KAN LDG LVV MAD NEIC NEWS

Latitude = 1.06 S
Longitude = 31.55 E
Origin Time = 12:27:28.6 (UTC)
Depth = 10 Km (f)
RMS = 0.95 sec
Gap = 32 degrees
95% confidence ellipse: - Semi major = 4.3 Km
- Semi minor = 3.6 Km
- Azimuth of major axis = 67 degrees

Number of data used = 378

Preliminary location computed on Sat Sep 10 12:49:28 2016 (UTC)
Done by Johann Bailleul

Comments :

Message number: 2347

All magnitudes estimations :
Mb5.7 (BUC) M 5.8 (BUD) M 5.7 (GFZ) Mb5.8 (GSRC)
Mw5.8 (KAN) MB5.8 (LDG) Mb5.7 (MAD) mb5.7 (NEIC)
Mb4.5 (NEWS)

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