A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 44 kilometers (27 miles) from Diphu in India. The temblor was picked up at 18:40:54 / 6:40 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 46.18 km, 93.3574° East, 26.2334° North. Event id: us60006b1v. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60006b1v. Global time and date of event 13/11/19 / 2019-11-13 13:10:54 / November 13, 2019 @ 1:10 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 46.18 km (29 miles).
Country/countries that might be effected, India (c. 1 173 108 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Itānagar, Kohima, Rangāpāra. Event epicenter was 51 km (32 miles) from Dimāpur (c. 135 900 pop), 98 km (61 miles) from Kohima (c. 92 100 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Tezpur (c. 58 900 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Diphu (c. 57 100 pop), 91 km (57 miles) from Wokha (c. 54 000 pop), 98 km (61 miles) from Itānagar (c. 45 000 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Hojāi (c. 36 900 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 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 have been detected nearby.
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