A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 128 km NE of Bamboo Flat, India (80 miles). The temblor was detected at 10:48:20 / 10:48 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, 93.4099° East, 12.6439° North, depth 84.66 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/12/15 / 2015-12-16 04:48:20 / December 16, 2015 @ 4:48 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 84.66 km (53 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us20004hhu. Unique identifier: us20004hhu. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 128 km NE of Bamboo Flat, India.
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