A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 43 kilometers (27 miles) from Bandipura in India on Saturday. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 51.4 km (32 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us6000c1ja. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000c1ja. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 06:32:05 / 6:32 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 26/09/20 / 2020-09-26 06:32:05 / September 26, 2020 @ 6:32 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude 74.2755 East, latitude 34.6597 North, depth = 51.4 km.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Muzaffarābād, Srinagar, Soyībug. Epicenter of the event was 80 km (50 miles) from Srinagar (c. 975 900 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Muzaffarābād (c. 725 000 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Soyībug (c. 104 000 pop), 50 km (31 miles) from Bāramūla (c. 77 300 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Sopur (c. 63 000 pop), 43 km (27 miles) from Bandipura (c. 32 000 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Gāndarbal (c. 16 300 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, India (c. 1 173 108 000 pop), Pakistan (c. 184 405 000 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 43 km NW of Bandipura, India. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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