A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was reported 244 km N of Along, India (152 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 94.7675 East, latitude 30.3786 North, depth = 34.79 km. Unique identifier: us6000bcsr. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000bcsr. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 34.79 km (22 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.9-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:14:19 / 6:14 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/08/20 / 2020-08-11 18:14:19 / August 11, 2020 @ 6:14 pm.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days twenty-six and in the last 365 days thirty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 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: 244 km N of Along, India.
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