A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 93 kilometers (58 miles) from Mon in India. Unique identifier: us70003gm1. Ids that are associated to the event: us70003gm1. The epicenter was at a depth of 100.29 km (62 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 17:34:02 / 5:34 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 100.29 km, 95.7795° East, 26.1703° North. Exact time and date of earthquake 04/05/19 / 2019-05-04 11:04:02 / May 4, 2019 @ 11:04 am UTC/GMT.
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Khonsa, Tuensang, Mon (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, India (c. 1 173 108 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 96 km (60 miles) from Tuensang (c. 33 700 pop), 95 km (59 miles) from Mon (c. 18 700 pop), 96 km (60 miles) from Khonsa (c. 10 200 pop).
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 five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 93 km SE of Mon, India.
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