A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 42 kilometers (26 miles) from Shirgaon in India. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 72.3384 East, latitude 19.5309 North, depth = 15.15 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 24/07/19 / 2019-07-24 19:33:11 / July 24, 2019 @ 7:33 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 15.15 km (9 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us600055sf. Event ids that are associated: us600055sf. The temblor was picked up at 00:33:11 / 12:33 am (local time epicenter). 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). The epicenter was 77 km (48 miles) from Mumbai (c. 12 691 800 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Navi Mumbai (c. 2 600 000 pop), 89 km (56 miles) from Kalyān (c. 1 262 300 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Thāne (c. 1 261 500 pop), 86 km (53 miles) from Dombivli (c. 1 193 000 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Bhiwandi (c. 707 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Navi Mumbai, Kalyān, Vāda.
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 has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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. 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: 42 km WSW of Shirgaon, India.
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