A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 10 kilometers (6 miles) from Kishtwār in India. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000c222. Id of event: us6000c222. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 41.97 km (26 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 28/09/20 / 2020-09-28 05:12:39 / September 28, 2020 @ 5:12 am UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude 75.8286° East, latitude 33.2327° North, depth = 41.97 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 05:12:39 / 5:12 am (local time epicenter).
Close country/countries that might be effected, India (c. 1 173 108 000 pop). Event epicenter was 73 km (45 miles) from Udhampur (c. 80 400 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Anantnāg (c. 79 800 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Bijbiāra (c. 24 600 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Chamba (c. 21 500 pop), 11 km (7 miles) from Kishtwār (c. 20 600 pop), 28 km (17 miles) from Doda (c. 17 700 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Kulgām (c. 16 200 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Riāsi, Bijbiāra, Kulgām.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. 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: 10 km SSE of Kishtwār, India.
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