A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 86 kilometers (53 miles) from Phek in India. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/02/19 / 2019-02-02 17:32:35 / February 2, 2019 @ 5:32 pm. Event id: us2000jcfu. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000jcfu. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 00:02:35 / 12:02 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 101.24 km, 95.2028° East, 25.2191° North. The epicenter was at a depth of 101.24 km (63 miles).
Close country/countries, India (c. 1 173 108 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Phek (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 86 km (54 miles) from Phek (c. 15 100 pop).
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 two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 86 km SE of Phek, India. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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