A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 21 kilometers (13 miles) from Manikchari in Bangladesh. Exact location of event, longitude 92.0117 East, latitude 22.7264 North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 27/06/16 / 2016-06-27 00:27:43 / June 27, 2016 @ 12:27 am. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 4.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:27:43 / 6:27 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us2000672m. Event ids that are associated: us2000672m.
Nearby country/countries, Bangladesh (c. 156 118 000 pop), India (c. 1 173 108 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Amarpur, Belonia, Lunglei (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 47 km (29 miles) from Chittagong (c. 3 920 200 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Feni (c. 84 000 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Lunglei (c. 52 700 pop), 62 km (38 miles) from Sandwīp (c. 52 200 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Sātkania (c. 52 000 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Patiya (c. 51 400 pop), 43 km (26 miles) from Khagrachhari (c. 50 400 pop).
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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. 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.
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