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27 January 2017

EARTHQUAKE (REVISION): Magnitude 5.3 ETHIOPIA 27/01/2017 16:29 (UTC)

EMSC earthquake notification (REVISION)

Magnitude 5.3 27/01/2017 16:29 ETHIOPIA

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A magnitude 5.3 earthquake has occurred ETHIOPIA at:
7.63N 38.80E Depth 10km 27/01/2017 at 16:29:22 (Universal Time)

Earthquake location with respect to nearby cities:
73 km NE Awassa (pop 133097, local time 19:29:22.8 2017-01-27)
33 km NE Negele (pop 42351, local time 19:29:22.8 2017-01-27)
156 km S Addis abeba (pop 2757729, local time 19:29:22.8 2017-01-27)

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Manual location disseminated on 27/01/2017 17:21 (UTC)
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