Algeria earthquake list

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Label info : M = magnitude, D = depth (km), Time = UTC – Algeria time = UTC +1
SRC Location UTC Date/time M D INFO
GEOFON Northern Algeria May 29 23:05 4.1 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • alger - dzza
  • EMSC Northern Algeria May 29 23:05 4.3 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria May 29 16:58 3.2 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria May 29 13:18 3.4 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria May 29 05:23 4.4 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Ain Bessem, Algeria May 29 05:23 4.2 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Northern Algeria May 29 05:23 4.1 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria May 29 04:09 3.5 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria May 29 01:54 3.9 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria May 29 00:00 3.4 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Lakhdaria, Algeria May 28 23:54 5.2 11 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Rouiba - Aucun dégat. Juste surpris
  • EMSC Northern Algeria May 28 23:54 5.2 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Algiers - J'ai entendu un bruit puis les murs ont bougé et le lustre c'est mis à balancer
  • Algers - Je l'ai senti
  • Foes - Shaking chandeliers and entire room
  • Draria - Plus de peur que de mâle
  • Alger - Pas de dommage mais bcp de peur
  • Dar el Beida - Sounds and lustres chakings
  • GEOFON Northern Algeria May 28 23:54 5.2 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria May 20 15:52 3.2 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria May 17 12:11 3.2 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria May 16 20:07 3.9 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria May 16 09:19 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Cheraga - Aucun dommage
  • USGS Ain Bessem, Algeria May 16 09:19 4.7 12 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Northern Algeria May 16 09:19 4.1 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria May 07 17:36 3.4 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Bethioua - Ras
  • EMSC Northern Algeria May 03 02:24 3.3 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria Apr 24 20:50 3.2 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria Apr 21 13:32 3.9 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria Apr 21 12:32 3.9 1 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Northern Algeria Apr 16 04:27 3.6 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria Apr 13 06:20 3.9 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria Apr 11 11:40 3.7 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Ain Bessem, Algeria Apr 10 17:48 4.8 14 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria Apr 10 17:48 4.8 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Northern Algeria Apr 10 17:48 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • TIZI OUZOU - pas de degat
  • Alger - Secousses faibles mais qui ont durées !
  • Alger - Aucun dégât
  • Alger - azul, j'habitte a baraki au 6 etage, une secousse faible qui a duré plusieur secondes, le luste a bouger j'etais sur mon lit qui a vibré, plus de peur que de mal, dieu merçi
  • Alger - très faibles secousses sur un très peu de temps, mais quand même au 8e étage ça a bougé suffisamment pour se souvenir des 7.4 de 2001
  • EMSC Northern Algeria Apr 06 11:11 3.3 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Mascara - J'ai eu peur
  • EMSC Northern Algeria Apr 06 10:11 3.6 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria Mar 24 08:06 4.3 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria Mar 20 22:40 3.2 1 MAP I Felt It
  • Oued Rhiou - C était fort des familles ont suite leurs maisons pour passer la nuit dehors
  • EMSC Northern Algeria Mar 10 07:36 3.5 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria Feb 22 23:58 4.1 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Sidi Moussa, Algeria Feb 10 01:12 4.6 14 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria Feb 10 01:12 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It
  • Blida - Secousse violente !
  • Algiers - 02:13am
  • Blida - J'ai entendu un bruit de fond.. Comme des vibrations, puis les murs ont commencer a vibrer mon lit aussi et la tele en face de moi, ca a durée 5 a 10 secondes.. Mais rien de grave, en tous les cas ce n'était pas aussi fort que le dernier seisme de l'été passé ou j'ai été aussi dans mon lit, et j'ai sauté, car c'était vraiment violant
  • Said hamdine - À peine fermer les yeux j'ai sentie les secousses
  • Alger - La terre à bouger
  • alger - 02 h 12 m
  • Tipaza - Ici a Tipaza j'ai senti a 02.10 environ.
  • alger - j’ai eu peur
  • Ouled fayet - La secousse ma réveille lus mur tremblaien
  • Boumerdes - À 02h13 exactement.
  • Alger - Ben ressenti
  • Draria - Draria on a senti bouger vers 2h10
  • birkhadem - a 2h13m léger
  • tadmaite - bonsoir ,jai sentis le tremblement de terre a 02;10 .. j'espère que c'est juste une petite secousse
  • Alger - Secousse assez forte.
  • BARAKI - ON LA SENTI A 02H13
  • Alger - aucune
  • Alger - Toute la famille fut brusquement réveillée du sommeil par la secousse qui a durée quelques secondes. Aucun de dégât matériel n'est signalé.
  • alger centre - rabi yaster
  • Tizi Ouzou - Réveillé par la secousse, j'ai remarqué des craquements au niveau des vitres et des murs, pas de dégâts et c'est vite passé.
  • Alger - ça a duré 5 secondes à peu prés !
  • alger - alors que je dormais j'ai été réveillé par une forte secousse (mon lit a bougé ) environ à 2h15
  • Alger - Ça a bien bougé environ vers 2h12min durée 10 secondes sans dégât dieu merci plus de peur que mal.
  • Alger - Ca ma fais reveiller de mon sommeil ca a durer environ 5 a 10 secondes
  • Hydra - Ca ma fais reveiller ca a durer entre 5 a 10 secondes
  • Ouled fayet - Pas de dommages
  • ain taya - Plus de peur que de mal. Dieu merci
  • Alger - Hotel SOFITEL 8ième Etage. Perçu nettement plusieurs balancements de l'édifice (même impression de balancement que sur un bateau). Déplacement des lampes de chevets avec bruits de vaisselle.
  • Bougara, blida - fort tremblement de terre de courte duree
  • Algiers - Geen schade geloof ik maar zeker wel voelbaar
  • Borj el Bahri - Légère secousse et courte
  • sidi moussa (Alger) - réveillé par la violente secousse mon lit basculée ainsi que le lustre, de courte durée mais forte la secousse est en faite formée de plusieurs impulsions fortes-faibles .
  • alger - forte secousse qui m'a réveillée, mais pas le reste de la famille.
  • Alger - pas de dégats
  • Lakhdaria Bouira - Pas de dégâts humaines où matériel
  • Alger - forte secousse ressentie au milieu de la nuit d'une durée de quelques secondes plus de peur que de mal Hamdoullah
  • Médéa - Durée de à peu près 1 minute (2:15 du matin). Déplacement du mobilier
  • Alger - Aucun dégât chez moi la secousse etait faible
  • GEOFON Northern Algeria Feb 10 01:12 4.4 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria Feb 08 14:16 3.7 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria Jan 30 06:06 2.9 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Northern Algeria Jan 14 00:41 0.1 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria Jan 13 23:41 2.5 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Northern Algeria Jan 06 13:20 4.2 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria Dec 28 13:48 3.8 20 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria Dec 23 13:58 3.8 52 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria Dec 14 03:54 3.6 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria Nov 21 03:19 4.0 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • boumerdes - waw
  • Blida - khal3atna
  • EMSC Northern Algeria Nov 16 07:13 3.9 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria Nov 04 17:39 3.5 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria Nov 04 10:19 3.7 23 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria Oct 25 01:43 3.0 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria Oct 09 16:54 4.2 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria Oct 09 08:46 3.8 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria Oct 02 11:58 3.8 32 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria Oct 01 08:36 3.6 1 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria Sep 04 00:49 3.0 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria Aug 23 13:27 3.2 80 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria Aug 22 02:54 4.0 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria Aug 21 01:10 3.6 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Tamentfoust,el Marsa,alger - Le tremblement de terre je l ressenti verre 2h15 du matin le 21aout2015
  • Alger - Pas de degats,,,,secousse moderee a staoueli a l'ouest d'alger
  • Bouzareah - aucun dégat hamdoulilah
  • Algiers - It was so strong even that it was olny 3.6 , i felt it for a 1s
  • Dellys - seccouse

  • Data sources courtesy : USGSEMSCGFZGEONET

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    MMI II (Very weak shaking) ?
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    Felt by persons at rest, on upper floors or favorably placed.
    MMI III (Weak shaking) ?
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    Felt indoors; hanging objects may swing, vibration similar to passing of light trucks, duration may be estimated, may not be recognized as an earthquake.
    MMI IV (Light shaking) ?
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    Generally noticed indoors but not outside. Light sleepers may be awakened. Vibration may be likened to the passing of heavy traffic, or to the jolt of a heavy object falling or striking the building.
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    Doors and windows rattle. Glassware and crockery rattle. Liquids in open vessels may be slightly disturbed. Standing motorcars may rock.
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    Walls and frames of buildings, and partitions and suspended ceilings in commercial buildings, may be heard to creak.
    MMI V (Moderate shaking) ?
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    Generally felt outside, and by almost everyone indoors. Most sleepers awakened. A few people alarmed.
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    Small unstable objects are displaced or upset. Some glassware and crockery may be broken. Hanging pictures knock against the wall. Open doors may swing. Cupboard doors secured by magnetic catches may open. Pendulum clocks stop, start, or change rate.
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    Some large display windows cracked. A few earthenware toilet fixtures cracked.
    MMI VI (Strong shaking) ?
    People Felt by all. People and animals alarmed. Many run outside. Difficulty experienced in walking steadily.
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    Objects fall from shelves. Pictures fall from walls. Some furniture moved on smooth floors, some unsecured free-standing fireplaces moved. Glassware and crockery broken. Very unstable furniture overturned. Small church and school bells ring. Appliances move on bench or table tops. Filing cabinets or "easy glide" drawers may open (or shut).
    Structures :
    Slight damage to buildings with low standard. Some stucco or cement plaster falls. Large display windows broken. Damage to a few weak domestic chimneys, some may fall.
    Environment :
    Trees and bushes shake, or are heard to rustle. Loose material may be dislodged from sloping ground, e.g. existing slides, talus slopes, shingle slides.
    MMI VII (Very strong shaking) ?
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    General alarm. Difficulty experienced in standing. Noticed by motorcar drivers who may stop.
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    Large bells ring. Furniture moves on smooth floors, may move on carpeted floors. Substantial damage to fragile contents of buildings.
    Structures :
    Unreinforced stone and brick walls cracked. Low standard buildings cracked with some minor masonry falls. A few instances of damage to buildings of ordinary workmanship. Unbraced parapets, unbraced brick gables, and architectural ornaments fall. Roofing tiles, especially ridge tiles may be dislodged. Many unreinforced domestic chimneys damaged, often falling from roof-line. Water tanks Type I burst. A few instances of damage to brick veneers and plaster or cement-based linings. Unrestrained water cylinders (hot-water cylinders) may move and leak. Some common windows cracked. Suspended ceilings damaged.
    Environment :
    Water made turbid by stirred up mud. Small slides such as falls of sand and gravel banks, and small rock-falls from steep slopes and cuttings. Instances of settlement of unconsolidated or wet, or weak soils. Some fine cracks appear in sloping ground. A few instances of liquefaction (i.e. small water and sand ejections).
    MMI VIII (Severe shaking) ?
    People Alarm may approach panic. Steering of motorcars greatly affected. Structures : Low standard buildings heavily damaged, some collapse. ordinary workmanship buildings damaged, some with partial collapse. Reinforced masonry or concrete buildings damaged in some cases. A few instances of damage to buildings and bridges designed and built to resist earthquakes. Monuments and pre-1976 elevated tanks and factory stacks twisted or brought down. Some pre-1965 infill masonry panels damaged. A few post-1980 brick veneers damaged. Decayed timber piles of houses damaged. Houses not secured to foundations may move. Most unreinforced domestic chimneys damaged, some below roof-line, many brought down. Environment : Cracks appear on steep slopes and in wet ground. Small to moderate slides in roadside cuttings and unsupported excavations. Small water and sand ejections and localized lateral spreading adjacent to streams, canals, lakes, etc.
    MMI IX (Violent shaking) ?
    Structures Many low standard buildings destroyed. Ordinary workmanship buildings heavily damaged, some collapse. Reinforced masonry or concrete buildings damaged, some with partial collapse. Buildings and bridges designed and built to resist earthquakes damaged in some cases, some with flexible frames seriously damaged. Damage or permanent distortion to some buildings and bridges, designed and built to normal use standards. Houses not secured to foundations shifted off. Brick veneers fall and expose frames. Environment : Cracking of ground conspicuous. Landsliding general on steep slopes. Liquefaction effects intensified and more widespread, with large lateral spreading and flow sliding adjacent to streams, canals, lakes, etc.
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