4.3 magnitude earthquake hits Tipaza province

Graphic shows large earthquake logo over broken earth and Richter scale reading

ALGIERS- A 4.3 magnitude earthquake hit, on Sunday, August, 09th, 2020 at 00:00, the province of Tipaza, reported Ennaher TV citing the CRAAG’ statement published on the body’s official Facebook page.

The tremor was recorded, on Sunday, near the locality of Sidi Ghiles, in the wilaya of Tipaza, said the Center of research in astronomy, astrophysics and geophysics (CRAAG).

The earthquake was felt at 00:00 on Sunday, while its epicenter was located 10 km northwest of Sidi Ghiles, a village located 7 kilometers west of Cherchell, further indicated the CRAAG.


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