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Moderate mag. 5.8 earthquake - Nepal on Saturday, 25 April 2015

Moderate mag. 5.8 earthquake - Nepal on Saturday, 25 April 2015

Moderate mag. 5.8 earthquake  - Nepal on Saturday, 25 April 2015
Apr 25 10:10: Magnitude recalculated from 5.4 to 5.8.
Date & time: Saturday, 25 April 2015 09:30 UTC
Magnitude: 5.8
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 28°N / 85.43°E (Nepal)
Nearest volcano: Kunlun (973 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 3.2*10^13 J (8.78 GWh / 7558 tons of TNT / 0.5 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sat, 25 Apr 2015
Sat, 25 Apr 09:30 UTCM 5.0 / 10 km31km NNW of Nagarkot, NepalUSGS

"I felt it" reports:
Nepal / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Very sad day for Nepal an Nepali....
Kolkata (671.8 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
Bandhavgarh Colony, Satna, Madhya Pradesh (594.2 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Felt light one.. glass windows, my writing desk etc starys vibrating for some 30-40 seconds.
Narayangonj (682.2 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): IT was scary
nepal / MMI VIII (Severe shaking)
nepal / MMI VIII (Severe shaking)

 

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