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03 December 2011

Magnitude 5.0 - LAKE RUDOLF REGION, KENYA-ETHIOPIA 2011 December 03 02:14:44 UTC


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Earthquake Details

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Magnitude5.0
Date-Time
Location4.571°N, 36.616°E
Depth16 km (9.9 miles)
RegionLAKE RUDOLF REGION, KENYA-ETHIOPIA
Distances
  • 151 km (94 miles) SW (219°) from Gidole, Ethiopia
  • 197 km (122 miles) NE (34°) from Lodwar, Kenya
  • 296 km (184 miles) WNW (293°) from Moyale, Kenya
  • 516 km (320 miles) NNW (347°) from Meru, Kenya
  • 555 km (345 miles) SSW (206°) from ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia
Location Uncertaintyhorizontal +/- 14.9 km (9.3 miles); depth +/- 6.9 km (4.3 miles)
ParametersNST= 36, Nph= 37, Dmin=634.5 km, Rmss=1.38 sec, Gp= 72°,
M-type=body wave magnitude (Mb), Version=4
Source
  • Magnitude: USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)
    Location: USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)
Event IDusc00071c1

- USGS