Rahul Sharma

1989 Chenoua earthquake

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Origin time  20:09:15 UTC
Depth  10 km (6 mi)
Total damage  $5 million
Magnitude  5.9 Mw
Type  Reverse
1989 Chenoua earthquake
Date  October 29, 1989 (1989-10-29)

The 1989 Chenoua earthquake occurred on October 29 at 19:09:15 local time in northern Algeria. The dip-slip event had a moment magnitude of 5.9 and a maximum Mercalli intensity of VIII (Severe). At least 22 were killed and many were injured with total losses of $5 million.

References

1989 Chenoua earthquake Wikipedia


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