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Moderate magnitude 4.2 earthquake 102 km east of Kathmandu, Nepal

Wed, 3 Mar 2021, 13:27
13:27 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
4.2 quake 3 Mar 6:43 pm (GMT +5:45)
4.2 quake 3 Mar 6:43 pm (GMT +5:45)
Just 29 minutes ago, a 4.2-magnitude earthquake struck near Kathmandu, Province 3, Nepal. The tremor was recorded in the afternoon on Wednesday 3 March 2021 at 5:58 pm local time, at a shallow depth of 10 km below the surface.
The event was filed by the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC), the first seismological agency to report it.
Towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Kodari (pop. 1,600) located 43 km from the epicenter, Lobujya (pop. 8,800) 49 km away, Dhulikhel (pop. 16,300) 82 km away, Banepā (pop. 17,200) 83 km away, Panauti̇̄ (pop. 27,600) 85 km away, Madhyapur Thimi (pop. 83,000) 96 km away, Khā̃dbāri̇̄ (pop. 22,900) 96 km away, Kathmandu (pop. 1,442,300) 102 km away, and Patan (pop. 183,300) 103 km away.
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Earthquake data:
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Date & time: 3 Mar 2021 6:43 pm (GMT +5:45) local time (3 Mar 2021 12:58 GMT)
Magnitude: 4.2
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 27.79°N / 86.35°E (Dolakha, Province 3, Nepal)
Primary data source: EMSC

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