A minor earthquake magnitude 3.7 (ml/mb) strikes 7 kilometers (4 miles) from Loni in India on Sunday. The temblor was reported at 13:45:27 / 1:45 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us70009ebf. Ids that are associated to the event: us70009ebf. Exact location of earthquake, 77.3516° East, 28.7268° North, depth 10 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/05/20 / 2020-05-10 08:15:27 / May 10, 2020 @ 8:15 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
The epicenter was 14 km (9 miles) from Delhi (c. 10 928 000 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Meerut (c. 1 223 200 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Farīdābād (c. 1 220 200 pop), 11 km (7 miles) from Ghāziābād (c. 1 199 200 pop), 18 km (11 miles) from Karol Bāgh (c. 505 200 pop), 16 km (10 miles) from New Delhi (c. 317 800 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Hasanpur, Mīrānpur, Pānīpat (min 5000 pop). Nearby 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 two and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 7 km ESE of Loni, India.
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