A light earthquake magnitude 4 (mg/mb) was reported Monday, 18 kilometers (11 miles) from Ras el Aioun in Algeria. The temblor was reported at 23:50:19 / 11:50 pm (local time epicenter) at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Global time of event 16/03/15 / 2015-03-16 22:50:19 / March 16, 2015 @ 10:50 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude 5.6538 East, latitude 35.8389 North, depth 10 km, unique identifier, us10001mzr.
Close countries, Algeria (c. 34 586 000 pop). The epicenter was 45 km (28 miles) from Sétif (c. 288 500 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Batna (c. 280 800 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Bordj Bou Arreridj (c. 168 300 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from El Eulma (c. 128 400 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Barika (c. 98 800 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Aïn Smara, Mila, Bordj Zemoura.
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