A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 43 kilometers (27 miles) from Bhadarwah in India. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 09/09/19 / 2019-09-09 06:40:32 / September 9, 2019 @ 6:40 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, 76.1826° East, 32.9968° North, depth 35 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us70005dl7. Unique identifier: us70005dl7. The temblor was picked up at 12:10:32 / 12:10 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, India (c. 1 173 108 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Hīrānagar, Kāngra, Parol (min 5000 pop). Earthquake epicenter was 95 km (59 miles) from Pathankot (c. 174 300 pop), 98 km (61 miles) from Udhampur (c. 80 400 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Kathua (c. 48 600 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Padam (c. 25 000 pop), 49 km (31 miles) from Chamba (c. 21 500 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Kishtwār (c. 20 600 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Dharmsāla (c. 19 500 pop).
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 five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 43 km E of Bhadarwah, India.
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