A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was reported 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Bahadurgarh in India on Sunday. Exact time and date of earthquake 09/09/18 / 2018-09-09 11:07:02 / September 9, 2018 @ 11:07 am UTC/GMT. Id of earthquake: us2000hgq4. Event ids that are associated: us2000hgq4. The temblor was detected at 16:37:02 / 4:37 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 76.8101° East, 28.6531° North. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Epicenter of the event was 41 km (25 miles) from Delhi (c. 10 928 000 pop), 95 km (59 miles) from Meerut (c. 1 223 200 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Farīdābād (c. 1 220 200 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Ghāziābād (c. 1 199 200 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Karol Bāgh (c. 505 200 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from New Delhi (c. 317 800 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Rohtak (c. 317 200 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, India (c. 1 173 108 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Fīrozpur Jhirka, Nārnaul, Gulaothi.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days three 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 information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 10 km WSW of Bahadurgarh, India.
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