An earthquake of magnitude 5.7 occurred in the North of Tanzania, West of lake Victoria. The focus lies at a depth of 10 kilometers. The epicenter was located 22 km from us. point Nsunga and 190 kilometers from the capital city of Uganda – Kampala.
13 people were killed and 203 people were injured. The greatest destruction observed in the town of Bukoba. Tremors were felt in Tanzania, Rwanda, Uganda, Kenya and Burundi.
Direction data (below) indicate the position of the event relative to the place.
22.3 km (13.9 mi) NE
29.1 km (18.1 mi) NNE
41.4 km (25.7 mi) N
43.6 km (27.1 mi) NW
45.2 km (28.1 mi) NNW