A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) strikes 110 km NNE of Lobujya, Nepal (68 miles) on Tuesday. The 5.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:31:16 / 2:31 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 02/02/21 / 2021-02-02 02:31:16 / February 2, 2021 @ 2:31 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 22.15 km (14 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us6000ddsr. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000ddsr. Exact location of earthquake, longitude 87.4023 East, latitude 28.8024 North, depth = 22.15 km.
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Every 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 one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 110 km NNE of Lobujya, Nepal.
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