A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Thoubal in India on Monday. Id of earthquake: us20009nhw. Event ids that are associated: us20009nhw. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 04:05:46 / 4:05 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 18/06/17 / 2017-06-18 22:35:46 / June 18, 2017 @ 10:35 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 22.07 km (14 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude 93.9778 East, latitude 24.6337 North, depth = 22.07 km.
Nearby country/countries, India (c. 1 173 108 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Churāchāndpur, Moirāng, Imphal. Epicenter of the earthquake was 20 km (12 miles) from Imphal (c. 223 500 pop), 46 km (28 miles) from Churāchāndpur (c. 47 800 pop), 2 km (1 miles) from Thoubāl (c. 44 500 pop), 15 km (9 miles) from Kakching (c. 30 400 pop), 9 km (6 miles) from Mayāng Imphāl (c. 22 200 pop), 25 km (16 miles) from Moirāng (c. 17 100 pop), 9 km (5 miles) from Yairipok (c. 8 800 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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 one and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 3 km W of Thoubal, India. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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