5.1 magnitude earthquake 46 km from Obock, Obock, Djibouti

1979-10-16 18:11:32 UTC

UTC time: Tuesday, October 16, 1979 18:11 PM
Your time: 1979-10-16T18:11:32Z
Magnitude Type: mb
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
Reports from the public: 0 people


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1979-10-16 18:11:32 UTC 5.1 magnitude, 10 km depth
Obock, Obock, Djibouti

5.1 magnitude earthquake

1979-10-16 18:11:32 UTC at 18:11
October 16, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 11.818, 43.692
46.2 km from Obock (28.2 miles)

Near The Coast Of Djibouti

Depth: 10 km

Aftershocks:
B
1979-10-16 20:34:59 UTC 5.2 magnitude, 10 km depth
Obock, Obock, Djibouti

5.2 magnitude earthquake

1979-10-16 20:34:59 UTC at 20:34
October 16, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 11.799, 43.474
26.2 km from Obock (16.2 miles)

Near The Coast Of Djibouti

Depth: 10 km

C
1979-10-16 20:45:54 UTC 5.3 magnitude, 10 km depth
Loyada, Djibouti, Djibouti

5.3 magnitude earthquake

1979-10-16 20:45:54 UTC at 20:45
October 16, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 11.61, 43.858
68.2 km from Loyada (42.2 miles)

Near The Coast Of Djibouti

Depth: 10 km

D

5.6 magnitude earthquake

1979-10-16 20:54:46 UTC at 20:54
October 16, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 11.659, 43.786
62.2 km from Loyada (38.2 miles)

Near The Coast Of Djibouti

Depth: 7 km

E
1979-10-16 21:14:49 UTC 5.1 magnitude, 10 km depth
Obock, Obock, Djibouti

5.1 magnitude earthquake

1979-10-16 21:14:49 UTC at 21:14
October 16, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 11.73, 43.693
50.2 km from Obock (31.2 miles)

Near The Coast Of Djibouti

Depth: 10 km

F
1979-10-16 23:41:38 UTC 5.2 magnitude, 10 km depth
Obock, Obock, Djibouti

5.2 magnitude earthquake

1979-10-16 23:41:38 UTC at 23:41
October 16, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at 11.782, 43.465
27.2 km from Obock (17.2 miles)

Near The Coast Of Djibouti

Depth: 10 km