A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was reported 29 kilometers (18 miles) from Yairipok in India on Sunday. The 4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 05:40:32 / 5:40 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us600052yn. Unique identifier: us600052yn. Exact location of earthquake, 94.315° East, 24.7977° North, depth 48.6 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 48.6 km (30 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 04/08/19 / 2019-08-04 00:10:32 / August 4, 2019 @ 12:10 am.
Epicenter of the earthquake was 37 km (23 miles) from Imphal (c. 223 500 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from Churāchāndpur (c. 47 800 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Thoubāl (c. 44 500 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Kakching (c. 30 400 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Mayāng Imphāl (c. 22 200 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Moirāng (c. 17 100 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, India (c. 1 173 108 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Churāchāndpur, Moirāng, Mayāng Imphāl (min 5000 pop).
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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