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28 December 2016

EARTHQUAKE: Magnitude 5.5 ROMANIA 27/12/2016 23:20 (UTC)

EMSC earthquake notification

Magnitude 5.5 27/12/2016 23:20 ROMANIA

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A magnitude 5.5 earthquake has occurred ROMANIA at:
45.63N 26.50E Depth 80km 27/12/2016 at 23:20:56 (Universal Time)

Earthquake location with respect to nearby cities:
136 km N Bucharest (pop 1877155, local time 01:20:56.6 2016-12-28)
53 km W Focsani (pop 105112, local time 01:20:56.6 2016-12-28)
28 km NE Nehoiu (pop 11350, local time 01:20:56.6 2016-12-28)
15 km NW Valea râmnicului (pop 5702, local time 01:20:56.6 2016-12-28)

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Manual location disseminated on 27/12/2016 23:35 (UTC)
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