A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported 156 km NNW of Bamboo Flat, India (97 miles) on Saturday. Exact location of event, longitude 91.9514 East, latitude 12.8959 North, depth = 27.42 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/09/17 / 2017-09-15 22:37:58 / September 15, 2017 @ 10:37 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: us2000anza. Id of event: us2000anza. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:37:58 / 4:37 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 27.42 km (17 miles).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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 four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 156 km NNW of Bamboo Flat, India. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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