A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was reported 106 km SE of Phek, India (66 miles) on Saturday. Exact location, longitude 95.2068° East, latitude 24.9529° North, depth = 143.19 km. The temblor was detected at 07:19:16 / 7:19 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 143.19 km (89 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us2000gfr0. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000gfr0. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 28/07/18 / 2018-07-28 00:49:16 / July 28, 2018 @ 12:49 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 106 km SE of Phek, India.
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