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This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.
Sunday, October 23, 2011 at 20:45:37 UTC
Sunday, October 23, 2011 at 11:45:37 PM at epicenter
Location 38.555°N, 43.161°E
Depth 9.8 km (6.1 miles)
Region EASTERN TURKEY
20 km (13 miles) WNW (288°) from Van, Turkey
118 km (73 miles) NNW (334°) from Hakkari, Turkey
129 km (80 miles) NNE (28°) from Sirnak, Turkey
215 km (133 miles) SSW (213°) from YEREVAN, Armenia
Location Uncertainty horizontal +/- 13.2 km (8.2 miles); depth +/- 2.7 km (1.7 miles)
Parameters NST=174, Nph=174, Dmin=27.8 km, Rmss=1.3 sec, Gp= 40°,
M-type=regional moment magnitude (Mw), Version=6
Magnitude: USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)
Location: USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)
Event ID usb0006bwz
A defunct German research satellite plummeted to earth at speeds of up to 280mph last night and crashed somewhere in Southeast Asia, a scientist said, but its exact whereabouts remain a mystery.
So I know where I am trying to go with this but if Kermadec ends up in Algeria, How can Van.....across the other side of the Med put it East of NZ?