Light earthquake in Al Hoceima

In the province of Al Hoceima was this morning a light earthquake observed.

An earthquake measuring 4.0 on the Richter scale was registered in the province of Al Hoceima, today announced the National Institute of Geophysics (ING).

The quake, whose epicenter was located in the municipality of Gni Gmil, took place around 06:35 hours (GMT), reported the National Monitoring and Seismic Warning network of ING in a seismic warning bulletin.

The Richter scale varies between ' Micro ' (1.0) and large (above 9.0). Quakes with magnitude between 4.0 and 4.9 are considered ' light ', in which a clear shake thing of objects indoors.