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Light earthquake 4.7 mag, 25 km SE of Tezpur, India

Earthquake location 26.4492S, 92.9597WA light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was reported 25 kilometers (16 miles) from Tezpur in India on Wednesday. The epicenter was at a depth of 56 km (35 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, 92.9597° East, 26.4492° North, depth 56 km. Id of earthquake: us1000419g. Event ids that are associated: us1000419g. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/11/15 / 2015-11-25 16:15:11 / November 25, 2015 @ 4:15 pm. The 4.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:45:11 / 9:45 pm (local time epicenter).

Nearby country/countries that might be effected, India (c. 1 173 108 000 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Golāghāt, Dimāpur, Itānagar (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 97 km (60 miles) from Dimāpur (c. 135 900 pop), 26 km (16 miles) from Tezpur (c. 58 900 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Diphu (c. 57 100 pop), 96 km (60 miles) from Itānagar (c. 45 000 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Hojāi (c. 36 900 pop), 100 km (62 miles) from Golāghāt (c. 34 400 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Lumding Railway Colony (c. 25 300 pop).

Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.

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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 25 km SE of Tezpur, India.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.7 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 92.9597° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 26.4492° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 56 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 25km SE of Tezpur, India Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2015-11-25 16:15:11 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2015-11-25 23:03:51 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset 330 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 8 The total number of felt reports
CDI 3.1 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status reviewed Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 342 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network us The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,us, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 9.394 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.81 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 66 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type mb The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID us1000419g Id of event.
Event Code 1000419g An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us1000419g, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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