A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 133 km ENE of Mohean, India (83 miles). Exact location of event, longitude 94.4297 East, latitude 8.4548 North, depth = 44.36 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 23/09/16 / 2016-09-23 22:27:25 / September 23, 2016 @ 10:27 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10006s4n. Id of event: us10006s4n. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 44.36 km (28 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:27:25 / 4:27 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 three and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city 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: 133 km ENE of Mohean, India.
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