A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 91 kilometers (57 miles) from Tezu in India on Tuesday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 54.34 km (34 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:09:56 / 11:09 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us100088wt. Id of event: us100088wt. Exact location, longitude 96.7895° East, latitude 27.3044° North, depth = 54.34 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 14/03/17 / 2017-03-14 16:39:56 / March 14, 2017 @ 4:39 pm.
Close country/countries, India (c. 1 173 108 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Tezu (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 94 km (58 miles) from Tezu (c. 14 900 pop).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 91 km SE of Tezu, India. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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