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The Algerian earthquake of October 10, 1980 - a preliminary report

Earthquake Information Bulletin (USGS)
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Abstract

The earthquake occurred at 1.25 pm local time and had a surface-wave magnitude of 7.3. The main event was followed by an aftershock 3 hours later with a magnitude of 6.0. The main earthquake epicenter was located 170 km from the capital, Algiers. -from Author

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Publication type Article
Publication Subtype Journal Article
Title The Algerian earthquake of October 10, 1980 - a preliminary report
Series title Earthquake Information Bulletin (USGS)
Volume 13
Issue 1
Year Published 1981
Language English
Publisher U.S. Geological Survey
Description 11 p.
First page 23
Last page 33