A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 23 kilometers (14 miles) from Chamba in India. Event id: us70008idc. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70008idc. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:47:41 / 11:47 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 29/03/20 / 2020-03-29 18:17:41 / March 29, 2020 @ 6:17 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, 76.3568° East, 32.6612° North, depth 10 km.
Epicenter of the event was 79 km (49 miles) from Pathankot (c. 174 300 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Kathua (c. 48 600 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Talwāra (c. 24 800 pop), 25 km (15 miles) from Chamba (c. 21 500 pop), 91 km (57 miles) from Kishtwār (c. 20 600 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Dharmsāla (c. 19 500 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Tīra Sujānpur, Doda, Talwāra. Country/countries that might be effected, India (c. 1 173 108 000 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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 seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. 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: 23 km ENE of Chamba, India.
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