A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 87 km NE of Mohean, India (54 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude 93.8713 East, latitude 8.5293 North, depth = 65.3 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 65.3 km (41 miles). Event id: us700059q0. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us700059q0. Exact time and date of earthquake 23/08/19 / 2019-08-23 14:54:59 / August 23, 2019 @ 2:54 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was reported at 20:54:59 / 8:54 pm (local time epicenter).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 thirty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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: 87 km NE of Mohean, India.
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