2010 Algeria earthquake

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2010 Algeria earthquake
2010 Algeria earthquake is located in Algeria
2010 Algeria earthquake
Date 14 May 2010 12:29 UTC (2010-05-14UTC12:29)
Magnitude 5.1 Mw
Depth 10 km (6 mi)
Epicenter 35°54′11″N 4°01′55″E / 35.903°N 4.032°E / 35.903; 4.032Coordinates: 35°54′11″N 4°01′55″E / 35.903°N 4.032°E / 35.903; 4.032
Areas affected Algeria
Casualties 2 dead, 43 injured[1][2][3]

On 14 May 2010 at 12:29:22 UTC, a 5.1 earthquake occurred in Northern Algeria in Bouïra Province.[4] The earthquake killed two people and injured 43 more. Some structural damage was also reported.[5]

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  1. ^ "Algeria earthquake kills two". reuters. 2010-05-14. Archived from the original on 15 June 2010. Retrieved 2010-05-15. 
  2. ^ "Algeria earthquake: Two dead, dozens injured". thaindian. Retrieved 2010-05-15. 
  3. ^ "Earthquake kills two and injures 43 in northern Algeria". france24. Archived from the original on 29 May 2010. Retrieved 2010-05-15. 
  4. ^ http://earthquake.usgs.gov/earthquakes/recenteqsww/Quakes/us2010wga1.php#details
  5. ^ http://www.alertnet.org/thenews/newsdesk/LDE64D1XX.htm