A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 26 kilometers (16 miles) from Churachandpur in India. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 57.72 km (36 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000h54v. Id of event: us1000h54v. The temblor was detected at 02:21:04 / 2:21 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/09/18 / 2018-09-25 20:51:04 / September 25, 2018 @ 8:51 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 93.913 East, latitude 24.2458 North, depth = 57.72 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, India (c. 1 173 108 000 pop), Myanmar (c. 53 414 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Mawlaik, Imphal, Yairipok (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 63 km (39 miles) from Imphal (c. 223 500 pop), 26 km (16 miles) from Churāchāndpur (c. 47 800 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Mawlaik (c. 44 500 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Thoubāl (c. 44 500 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Kakching (c. 30 400 pop), 41 km (25 miles) from Mayāng Imphāl (c. 22 200 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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 thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 26 km ESE of Churachandpur, India. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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