A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 89 km NE of Mohean, India (55 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 82.35 km (51 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 93.8461 East, latitude 8.5824 North, depth = 82.35 km. The temblor was detected at 05:35:06 / 5:35 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 08/09/16 / 2016-09-08 23:35:06 / September 8, 2016 @ 11:35 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: us10006n7k. Unique identifier: us10006n7k.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 three and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home 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: 89 km NE of Mohean, India.
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