Skikda earthquake: Second aftershock recorded

A second earthquake was recorded today by the Center for Research in Astronomy, Astrophysics and Geophysics (CRAAG) in the wilaya of Skikda.

0
7
Earthquake Algeria

A second earthquake was recorded, today, by the Center for Research in Astronomy, Astrophysics and Geophysics (CRAAG) in the wilaya of Skikda.

The second aftershock with a magnitude of 3.9 degrees on the Richter scale was recorded today at 12:10 p.m. southwest of the town of El Harrouch, while the first aftershock was felt a little earlier , more precisely around 6h 17mn.

A 5.2 magnitude earthquake hit, on Sunday, Nov, 22, 2020 at 04:53 a.m., the province of Skikda, reported Ennaher TV citing the CRAAG’ statement published on the body’s official Facebook page.

The earthquake was felt at 04:53, while its epicenter was located 12 km south of El Harrouch, said the Center of research in astronomy, astrophysics and geophysics (CRAAG).

LEAVE A REPLY

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here