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Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - 25km S of Kodari, Nepal on Tuesday, 12 May 2015
Local time at epicenter:
Tuesday, May 12, 2015 22:40:23
Depth: 7.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 27.7262°N / 85.967°E
Nearest volcano: Kunlun
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 2.5*10^11 J (69.8 MWh / 60 tons of TNT) [learn more
Date & time: Tuesday, 12 May 2015 16:55 UTC
Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Tue, 12 May 2015|
|Tue, 12 May 16:55 UTC||M 4.4 / 8 km|| NEPAL||EMSC|
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