5.6 magnitude earthquake 62 km from Loyada, Djibouti, Djibouti

1979-10-16 20:54:46 UTC

UTC time: Tuesday, October 16, 1979 20:54 PM
Your time: 1979-10-16T20:54:46Z
Magnitude Type: ms
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
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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

Aftershocks:
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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

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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