A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 48 kilometers (30 miles) from Uttarkashi in India on Wednesday. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000ejt1. Id of event: us1000ejt1. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 06/06/18 / 2018-06-06 17:41:24 / June 6, 2018 @ 5:41 pm. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 78.9513° East, 30.7351° North. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:11:24 / 11:11 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquake epicenter was 94 km (58 miles) from Rishīkesh (c. 66 400 pop), 95 km (59 miles) from Rāipur (c. 27 700 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Tehri (c. 27 600 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Pauri (c. 26 500 pop), 91 km (57 miles) from Mussoorie (c. 25 800 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Srīnagar (c. 20 200 pop), 49 km (30 miles) from Uttarkāshi (c. 17 100 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Rāipur, Rishīkesh, Mussoorie (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, India (c. 1 173 108 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each 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.
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