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
EMSC Northern Algeria May 22 00:13 3.4 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Northern Algeria May 20 08:36 3.7 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Northern Algeria May 11 09:56 4.2 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Northern Algeria May 08 05:48 3.8 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • toudja - Ik zat op stoel en stoel onder me begon te schudden.
  • tizi ouzou - agitation très faible
  • Bejaia - ça a fait du bruit, mais n'a duré que 3 secondes plus le temps de première replique
  • EMSC Northern Algeria Apr 12 00:55 3.5 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria Apr 09 22:21 3.2 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria Apr 04 12:27 3.4 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria Mar 26 17:04 3.7 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Ras El Aioun, Algeria Mar 24 17:04 4.3 20 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria Mar 23 01:58 4.2 24 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria Mar 21 22:55 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Ras El Aioun, Algeria Mar 21 22:55 4.8 10 MAP I Felt It
  • Batna - senti un oscillement
  • Constantine - Rien de grave mais une secousse pendant une bonne dizaine de secondes
  • Ouled fayet - aucun dommage
  • GEOFON Northern Algeria Mar 21 22:55 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria Mar 21 12:43 4.4 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Northern Algeria Mar 18 23:31 4.5 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria Mar 18 23:31 4.2 15 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Ras El Aioun, Algeria Mar 18 23:31 4.2 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Ras El Aioun, Algeria Mar 17 21:14 4.4 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Northern Algeria Mar 17 21:14 4.6 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria Mar 17 21:14 4.6 10 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Mostaganem, Algeria Mar 17 15:57 4.3 11 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria Mar 17 15:57 4.3 38 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria Mar 16 11:37 3.9 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Fort de l'Eau - vaisselles secoués
  • Alger - Pas de connaissances de dommages , même très faible. Beaucoup de gens ne l'ont pas ressenti
  • Les Eucalyptus - ressenti à 12H14 aujourd'hui le lundi 16 Mars 2015 à l'Est d'Alger au troisième étage d'une bâtisse privée
  • Ras el Aioun - les vieilles maisons se sont fissurées.
  • EMSC Northern Algeria Mar 16 11:13 3.9 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Bougara, Algeria Mar 16 11:13 3.7 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria Mar 15 11:22 4.7 40 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Ras El Aioun, Algeria Mar 15 11:22 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Northern Algeria Mar 15 11:22 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria Feb 21 22:22 4.2 30 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria Feb 21 12:53 3.4 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria Feb 01 23:38 4.1 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria Feb 01 20:06 4.6 10 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Northern Algeria Feb 01 20:06 4.4 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • albania - I were very scared
  • Bienne - J'avais l'impression que le sol allait s'ouvrir sois mes pieds.
  • Pokhara - Nothing broken but bed shook for about 3-5 seconds
  • Surrey - Bed shaking for 4-5 seconds.
  • ALGER - PAS DE DOMAGE MAIS UN PEUX SECOUER
  • algiers - Low shake in algiers algeria
  • Alger - secousse modérée à l'horizontal, sentis au 6eme etage
  • Alger - Jai senti une secousse, j'abite a Alger mais jusqu'à maintenant je ne ss pas combien sur l'échelle de richter. Taous
  • tizi ouzou - juste un frémissement
  • Alger - Légeres secousses
  • blida - les lustres bougeaient et cela a duré un moment
  • Blida - aucun dégât, mais forte secousse sa a bien trembler , je n'ai pas encore connaissance sur l'épicentre ni de combien ...
  • Alger - Pas de dégât, légère agitation des meubles
  • Algeria - algeria
  • USGS Bouinan, Algeria Feb 01 20:06 4.7 14 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Northern Algeria Feb 01 01:28 4.2 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria Jan 07 02:16 3.4 30 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria Jan 03 21:19 3.7 16 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria Jan 03 04:33 2.8 28 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Northern Algeria Jan 01 14:17 4.6 25 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria Dec 29 07:53 3.9 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria Dec 27 06:48 3.1 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria Dec 26 17:55 4.7 12 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Northern Algeria Dec 26 17:55 4.5 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Alger - Alger secousse longue 18h55 pas de dégât apparent
  • Alger - une grosse secousse a alger secousse a 18h55 un peu de degat
  • Les Sources - Un tremblement choquant
  • Tizi-Ouzou - j'étais assise lorsque j'ai ressenti la secousse. le premier réflexe était de regarder la lampe pour voir si c'est vraiment un tremblement de terre ou simple imagination. la secousse était faible au début puis a augmenté un peu pour s'affaiblir. ça a duré un bout de temps. hadoulah pas de dégât
  • Alger - Alger
  • Blida - Quelques objets ont bougés tel que lustres et vaisselle ...mais pas de dégâts
  • Alger - Une secousse de faible magnitude qui a duré 15 secondes
  • Kouba - aucun dommage
  • Algiers - Toujours dans la region de Chebli. 4.5 selon les autorités. Vers 19h00 heure locale
  • Chebli - rabi yaj3al khir
  • Alger - une secouse d'une dizaine de seconde
  • Boumerdes - 10 seconds
  • Bougara - Aujourd'hui 26 décembre 2014 à 18:55 pm heure locale, un séisme de 4.7 ou plus s'est fait ressentir selon le centre Européen l'épicentre était à 10 km vers le sud de la ville de "Bouinan" et le centre algérien a annoncé à 10 lm sud-ouest de "Bougara" et tout cela précise que l'épicentre était à Hammam Melouane qui se trouve à une dizaine de Km sud-Ouest de Bougara. selon les infos locales une chute importante de roches qui a bloqué le passage vers les lieux pour voire réellement
  • Bordj el Bahri - pas de dégats,
  • chebli - i fill it
  • USGS Bouinan, Algeria Dec 26 17:55 4.8 7 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Northern Algeria Dec 23 08:59 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Northern Algeria Dec 23 08:59 4.5 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Bougara, Algeria Dec 23 08:59 4.7 12 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Northern Algeria Dec 23 08:33 3.9 30 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Bouinan, Algeria Dec 23 08:00 4.9 11 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Northern Algeria Dec 23 08:00 4.9 8 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Northern Algeria Dec 23 08:00 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Algiers - la secouse a pris 10 secondes.. pas de dégat; j'étais au siège du PFLN (Parti du Front de Libération Nationale), direction informatique.
  • Alger - J'etais au bureau et tout bougeait bizarrement , ca a durer une diziane de secondes voir plus
  • Algiers - No damages , it lasted for a while though
  • Alger - RàS
  • Alger - Pas de dégât pour l'instant, mais la terre bouge pas mal ces jours-ci en Algérie.
  • Alger - peur
  • Algiers,Mohammadia - very strong,fews seconds,no damage
  • Draa El Mizan - j'ai besoin savoir si c'est vrai
  • Algies - pas de degat pour le momemt ( Al Hamd li Allah)
  • Alger - what happen
  • Bordj el Kiffen - Je l'ai senti " forte + PEUR "
  • Alger Centre - Pas de dégâts aux alentours, mais j'ai l'impression que le tremblement a perduré !!!
  • Alger - Je l'ai senti
  • Dar El Beida - tres bien senti ..
  • Blida - Secousse plutot longue que forte. Pas de degats.
  • El Achour - une réplique a 10 h de M 3.6
  • Baraki - j'habite au 5 étage la secousse a duré peut être 5 seconde pas de dégâts, mais beaucoup de peur
  • Bougara - un 1er tremblement de terre a été ressenti aujourd'hui december ,23 2014 a 07:33 AM , d'une magnitude de 2.9 un second à 09:59 AM d'une magnitude de 4.7 et un autre quelque temps après de 3.2 vers les environ de 11:00 AM ; regards
  • algiers - was on 7th floor of hotel wonderd what was happening felt 2 tremers about 1 hour apart
  • EMSC Northern Algeria Dec 23 06:33 3.8 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria Dec 22 21:25 3.1 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria Dec 21 17:53 4.1 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria Dec 20 23:22 3.0 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria Dec 20 18:31 4.1 19 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria Dec 20 10:29 3.8 17 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria Dec 19 11:12 4.2 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Bouinan, Algeria Dec 19 11:06 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Northern Algeria Dec 19 11:06 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It

    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.
    Fittings :
    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.
    Fittings :
    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.
    Structures :
    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.
    Fittings :
    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.
    Fittings :
    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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