A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (mg/mb) has striked on Saturday, 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Pokhara in Nepal. The temblor was reported at 07:44:43 / 7:44 pm (local time epicenter) at a depth of 19.23 km (12 miles). Global time of event 2015-01-31 01:59:43 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude 84.031 East, latitude 28.2941 North, depth 19.23 km.
Close countries, Nepal (c. 28 952 000 pop). The epicenter was 7 km (4 miles) from Pokhara (c. 200 000 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Bharatpur (c. 107 200 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Butwāl (c. 91 700 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Tānsen (c. 23 700 pop), 43 km (27 miles) from Bāglung (c. 23 300 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Butwāl, Bharatpur, Tānsen.
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