A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) was reported 24 kilometers (15 miles) from Darlawn in India on Sunday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 40.42 km (25 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 10:46:25 / 10:46 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 21/06/20 / 2020-06-21 10:46:25 / June 21, 2020 @ 10:46 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000afvf. Id of event: us6000afvf. Exact location, longitude 93.1256° East, latitude 23.8867° North, depth = 40.42 km.
Epicenter of the event was 45 km (28 miles) from Aizawl (c. 265 300 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Churāchāndpur (c. 47 800 pop), 106 km (66 miles) from Hailākāndi (c. 31 000 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Kolasib (c. 25 000 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Serchhīp (c. 20 200 pop), 95 km (59 miles) from Moirāng (c. 17 100 pop), 101 km (63 miles) from Lakhipur (c. 12 900 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Hailākāndi, Lakhipur, Moirāng (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, India (c. 1 173 108 000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 24 km SE of Darlawn, India. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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