A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 18 kilometers (11 miles) from Kodari in Nepal. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:08:31 / 10:08 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 85.8307° East, 27.8228° North. Id of earthquake: us70006dt0. Event ids that are associated: us70006dt0. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 27/11/19 / 2019-11-27 16:23:31 / November 27, 2019 @ 4:23 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Nearby country/countries, Nepal (c. 28 952 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 52 km (32 miles) from Kathmandu (c. 1 442 300 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Pātan (c. 183 300 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Hitura (c. 84 800 pop), 57 km (35 miles) from Kirtipur (c. 44 600 pop), 41 km (26 miles) from Panaoti (c. 27 600 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Banepa (c. 17 200 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Hari Bdr Tamang House (c. 10 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Lobujya, Hitura, Kirtipur.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every 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 five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 18 km SW of Kodari, Nepal. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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