A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 242 km N of Along, India (150 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The 4.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:50:13 / 8:50 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us6000bbdf. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000bbdf. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 09/08/20 / 2020-08-09 08:50:13 / August 9, 2020 @ 8:50 am. Exact location of event, longitude 94.7781 East, latitude 30.3568 North, depth = 10 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days twenty-four and in the last 365 days thirty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 242 km N of Along, India.
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