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Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Nepal on Saturday, 25 April 2015

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Nepal on Saturday, 25 April 2015

This quake was likely an aftershock of the M 7.8 quake: Nepal on Sat, 25 Apr 06h11, which had occurred 2 hours 45 minutes earlier.
Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake  - Nepal on Saturday, 25 April 2015
Date & time: Saturday, 25 April 2015 08:55 UTC
Magnitude: 6.0
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 27.66°N / 85.62°E (Nepal)
Nearest volcano: Kunlun (1013 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 6.3*10^13 J (17.5 GWh / 15080 tons of TNT / 0.9 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource

"I felt it" reports:
Kharagpur (617.7 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): The bed was shaking with rippling buckets and creaking and squeaking doors.Road cracks.
pondicherry. (1839.5 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt
siddharthnagarup / not felt
Utter Pradesh India, fatehpur 212601 / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
webel more salt lake kolkata (632.6 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): felt the first and second wave but didn't felt any other
Kolkata (629.7 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
New Delhi / MMI III (Weak shaking)
GANGTOK EAST SIKKIM (629.7 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VIII (Severe shaking): Panic has again seen after the last earthquake happened in 18th sept 2012, this was the 2nd dangerous tremor felt in Sikkim, small tremors can be felt while i am typing right now, and hope if a high magnitude will hit again our sate will be destroyed as its one of the most vulnerable in hills.
Kolkata (629.7 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
kushinagar / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource


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