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Moderate mag. 5.3 earthquake - Nepal on Tuesday, 12 May 2015

This quake was likely an aftershock of the M 7.8 quake: Nepal on Sat, 25 Apr 06h11, which had occurred 2 weeks earlier.
Moderate mag. 5.3 earthquake  - Nepal on Tuesday, 12 May 2015
May 12 09:10: Magnitude recalculated from 5.1 to 5.3.
Date & time: Tuesday, 12 May 2015 08:06 UTC
Magnitude: 5.3
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 27.68°N / 86.08°E (Nepal)
Nearest volcano: Kunlun (1037 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 5.6*10^12 J (1.56 GWh / 1344 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Tue, 12 May 2015
Tue, 12 May 08:06 UTCM 5.1 / 10 km NEPALEMSC
Tue, 12 May 08:06 UTCM 5.0 / 15 km34km S of Kodari, NepalUSGS

"I felt it" reports:
Park Street Area (615 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): The Entire office on the 6th Floor was shaking and people were very scared. We rushed out to the streets through the crowded staircase.
mother teresa nager,gator rd (1020.6 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): in mother teresa nager,gator rd near N.W.R.Q
Bhadoh, Uttar Pradesh / MMI VI (Strong shaking): It. Was terrible
Kolkata / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Kolkata (India) (618 km S from epicenter)(no details): A slight tremor (via EMSC)
Dhaka (Bangladesh) (613 km SE from epicenter)(no details): I felt it...it felt like i m on a big boat and it is slowly oscillating. (via EMSC)
Triyuga (Nepal) (118 km SE from epicenter)(no details): It too much in nepal..... (via EMSC)
New Delhi (India) (898 km W from epicenter)(no details): Aftershock (via EMSC)
Rangpo (India) (244 km E from epicenter)(no details): Dangerous...... (via EMSC)
Namchi (India) (228 km E from epicenter)(no details): Slight one (via EMSC)
Patan (Nepal) (83 km W from epicenter)(no details): About 2 3 sec .. Slight shake (via EMSC)
Kathmandu (Nepal) (81 km W from epicenter)(no details): Too scary (via EMSC)

 

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