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Minor earthquake, 3.6 mag has occurred near Darlawn in India

Earthquake location 23.9316S, 93.0126WA minor earthquake magnitude 3.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Darlawn in India. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 23/06/20 / 2020-06-23 13:47:32 / June 23, 2020 @ 1:47 pm. Id of earthquake: us6000ahfx. Event ids that are associated: us6000ahfx. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, 93.0126° East, 23.9316° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 13:47:32 / 1:47 pm (local time epicenter).

Nearby country/countries, India (c. 1 173 108 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Churāchāndpur, Lāla, Thenzawl (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 37 km (23 miles) from Aizawl (c. 265 300 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Churāchāndpur (c. 47 800 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Kolasib (c. 25 000 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Serchhīp (c. 20 200 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Sāitlaw (c. 11 000 pop), 80 km (50 miles) from Lāla (c. 10 900 pop).

In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 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. 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: 12 km SE of Darlawn, India.

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Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 3.6 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 93.0126° East Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 23.9316° North Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 10 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 12 km SE of Darlawn, India Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 2020-06-23 13:47:32 Time when the event occurred. UTC/GMT
Updated 2020-06-23 21:23:18 Time when the event was most recently updated. UTC/GMT
Timezone offset Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 1 The total number of felt reports
CDI 2 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status reviewed Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to "1" for large events in oceanic regions and "0" otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 200 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network us The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Sources ,us, A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 1.213 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 0.49 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 166 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type mb The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID us6000ahfx Id of event.
Event Code 6000ahfx An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Event IDS ,us6000ahfx, A comma-separated list of event ids that are associated to an event.

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