A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 8 kilometers (5 miles) from Imphal in India. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 66.43 km (41 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us70005q55. Unique identifier: us70005q55. Exact location of event, depth 66.43 km, 94.0338° East, 24.8389° North. Exact time and date of earthquake 03/10/19 / 2019-10-03 06:24:44 / October 3, 2019 @ 6:24 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 11:54:44 / 11:54 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Epicenter of the earthquake was 10 km (6 miles) from Imphal (c. 223 500 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Kohima (c. 92 100 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Churāchāndpur (c. 47 800 pop), 23 km (14 miles) from Thoubāl (c. 44 500 pop), 38 km (24 miles) from Kakching (c. 30 400 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Mayāng Imphāl (c. 22 200 pop), 46 km (29 miles) from Moirāng (c. 17 100 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Mahur, Kohima, Churāchāndpur (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, India (c. 1 173 108 000 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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.
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