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15 July 2018

ALERT: Mw 5.9 GULF OF ADEN 157 km S Al qumrah 15/07/2018 13:09 (UTC)

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EARTHQUAKE on 15/07/2018 at 13:09 (UTC)
GULF OF ADEN 157 km S Al qumrah

MAGNITUDE: Mw 5.9

Data provided by: BUD GFZ GSRC KAN LDG NEIC NEWS

Latitude = 13.87 N
Longitude = 51.73 E
Origin Time = 13:09:16.3 (UTC)
Depth = 10 Km (f)
RMS = 1.29 sec
Gap = 81 degrees
95% confidence ellipse: - Semi major = 6.9 Km
- Semi minor = 5.7 Km
- Azimuth of major axis = 162 degrees

Number of data used = 280

Preliminary location computed on Sun Jul 15 13:29:26 2018 (UTC)
Done by Sophie Merrer

Comments :

Message number: 2642

All magnitudes estimations :
M 5.3 (BUD) M 5.6 (GFZ) Mb5.5 (GSRC) Mw5.6 (KAN)
MB5.3 (LDG) Mw6.0 (NEIC) Mb4.0 (NEWS)

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