Magnitude 5.9 - ROMANIA
2004 October 27 20:34:36 UTC
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|Depth||95.8 km (59.5 miles) set by location program|
|Distances|| 70 km (45 miles) NNW of Buzau, Romania|
85 km (50 miles) E of Brasov, Romania
115 km (70 miles) WNW of Galati, Romania
160 km (100 miles) NNE of BUCHAREST, Romania
|Location Uncertainty||horizontal +/- 1.8 km (1.1 miles); depth fixed by location program|
|Parameters||NST=507, Nph=507, Dmin=12.2 km, Rmss=0.97 sec, Gp= 11°,|
M-type=teleseismic moment magnitude (Mw), Version=R
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Minor damage to several buildings at Bucharest, Braila and in northern Bulgaria. Some roads damaged in the Bucharest area. Felt at Istanbul, Turkey and parts of Hungry, Moldova and Ukraine.
Scientific & Technical Information
- Preliminary Earthquake Report
- U.S. Geological Survey, National Earthquake Information Center:
World Data Center for Seismology, Denver