A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 39 kilometers (24 miles) from Churachandpur in India. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 93.899 East, latitude 24.0457 North, depth = 66.44 km. The temblor was reported at 11:58:35 / 11:58 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 66.44 km (41 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us600056lz. Id of event: us600056lz. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 18/08/19 / 2019-08-18 06:28:35 / August 18, 2019 @ 6:28 am.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Imphal, Yairipok, Mawlaik (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 85 km (53 miles) from Imphal (c. 223 500 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from Churāchāndpur (c. 47 800 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Mawlaik (c. 44 500 pop), 67 km (41 miles) from Thoubāl (c. 44 500 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Kakching (c. 30 400 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Mayāng Imphāl (c. 22 200 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Moirāng (c. 17 100 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, India (c. 1 173 108 000 pop), Myanmar (c. 53 414 000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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