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12 Oct 1992 description


UNDRO 92/0692
EGYPT - EARTHQUAKE
DHA-UNDRO INFORMATION REPORT NO. 1
12 OCTOBER 1992

1. AN EARTHQUAKE MEASURING 5.9 ON RICHTER SCALE (ACCORDING TO INITIAL DATA) HIT EGYPT ON 12 OCTOBER AT 15.09 HRS LOCAL TIME (13.09 HRS GMT), APPROXIMATELY 30 KM SOUTHWEST OF CAIRO. EPICENTRE LOCATED AT 29.9 DEGREES NORTH, 31.0 DEGREES EAST, ACCORDING TO UNITED STATES GEOLOGICAL SURVEY.