A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Dharchula in India on Sunday. Id of earthquake: us1000hqj0. Event ids that are associated: us1000hqj0. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 80.6507 East, latitude 29.9028 North, depth = 10 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 12:52:31 / 12:52 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/11/18 / 2018-11-11 07:07:31 / November 11, 2018 @ 7:07 am. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Bāgeshwar, Lohaghāt, Dipayal (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 55 km (34 miles) from Pithorāgarh (c. 47 600 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Dipayal (c. 23 400 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Dadeldhurā (c. 19 000 pop), 14 km (8 miles) from Dārchulā (c. 18 300 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Bāgeshwar (c. 8 700 pop), 14 km (9 miles) from Dhārchula (c. 7 300 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Lohaghāt (c. 6 800 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, India (c. 1 173 108 000 pop), Nepal (c. 28 952 000 pop).
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. 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 have been detected in the same area.
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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: 12 km ENE of Dharchula, India. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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