A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 41 kilometers (25 miles) from Dipayal in Nepal. The temblor was picked up at 14:55:29 / 2:55 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us200067x7. Event ids that are associated: us200067x7. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 29/06/16 / 2016-06-29 09:10:29 / June 29, 2016 @ 9:10 am UTC/GMT. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 9.07 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, 81.1828° East, 29.5713° North, depth 9.07 km.
Close country/countries, China (c. 1 330 044 000 pop), India (c. 1 173 108 000 pop), Nepal (c. 28 952 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Dailekh, Pithorāgarh, Burang. Earthquake epicenter was 94 km (58 miles) from Pithorāgarh (c. 47 600 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Dipayal (c. 23 400 pop), 96 km (59 miles) from Dailekh (c. 20 900 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Dadeldhurā (c. 19 000 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Dārchulā (c. 18 300 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Dhārchula (c. 7 300 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Burang (c. 5 000 pop).
Each 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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 41 km NE of Dipayal, Nepal. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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