A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 93 kilometers (58 miles) from Yairipok in India. The temblor was picked up at 20:20:48 / 8:20 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 87.24 km (54 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us10003rut. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10003rut. Exact location of event, depth 87.24 km, 94.9835° East, 24.539° North. Exact time and date of earthquake 27/10/15 / 2015-10-27 13:50:48 / October 27, 2015 @ 1:50 pm UTC/GMT.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Wāngjing (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, India (c. 1 173 108 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 93 km (58 miles) from Wāngjing (c. 7 500 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 93 km E of Yairipok, India.
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