A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 116 km ESE of Phek, India (72 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 139.53 km (87 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us10006rn5. Event ids that are associated: us10006rn5. Exact location of event, depth 139.53 km, 95.5762° East, 25.2718° North. Exact time and date of earthquake 22/09/16 / 2016-09-22 13:23:43 / September 22, 2016 @ 1:23 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:53:43 / 7:53 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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 ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 116 km ESE of Phek, India. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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