A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 57 kilometers (35 miles) from Phek in India. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 94.6957 East, latitude 25.1802 North, depth = 75.66 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us100086x4. Unique identifier: us100086x4. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 75.66 km (47 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 04/03/17 / 2017-03-04 02:11:53 / March 4, 2017 @ 2:11 am UTC/GMT. The 5.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:41:53 / 8:41 am (local time epicenter).
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Kakching, Mayāng Imphāl, Thoubāl. Epicenter of the event was 86 km (54 miles) from Imphal (c. 223 500 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Kohima (c. 92 100 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Thoubāl (c. 44 500 pop), 105 km (65 miles) from Kakching (c. 30 400 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from Zunheboto (c. 29 500 pop), 103 km (64 miles) from Mayāng Imphāl (c. 22 200 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Phek (c. 15 100 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, India (c. 1 173 108 000 pop).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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