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Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - NEPAL on Thursday, 21 May 2015

This quake was likely an aftershock of the M 7.8 quake: Nepal on Sat, 25 Apr 06h11
Light mag. 4.0 earthquake  - NEPAL on Thursday, 21 May 2015
Date & time: Thu, 21 May 09:11:00 UTC
Magnitude: 4.0
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 27.93°N / 85.46°E (Nepal)
Nearest volcano: Kunlun (980 km)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 6.3*10^10 J (17.5 MWh / 15.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
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"I felt it" reports:
Bhatpar Rani (India) (229 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Mild shake,bhatpar rani (via EMSC)
Kapilvastu (Nepal) (241 km W from epicenter)(no details): Little bit like shaking (via EMSC)
Kathmandu (Nepal) (28 km SW from epicenter)(no details): It was Mild (via EMSC)
Gokarneshwor (Nepal) (22 km S from epicenter)(no details): Feel small shake..... (via EMSC)
Nirmali (India) (211 km SE from epicenter)(no details): mild shake @ Nirmali (via EMSC)
Kathmandu (Nepal) (28 km SW from epicenter)(no details): A mild aftershocks. (via EMSC)
Kathmandu (Nepal) (25 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Mild shaking. (via EMSC)
Patan (Nepal) (32 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Just saw water movement (via EMSC)
Patan (Nepal) (32 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Only a little bit... (via EMSC)
Imadol (Nepal) (32 km S from epicenter)(no details): slight shake... (via EMSC)
Patan (Nepal) (32 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Yes I feel it.....shaked me (via EMSC)
Patan (Nepal) (32 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Slight tremor. (via EMSC)
Kathmandu (Nepal) (31 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Felt it.. Slightly (via EMSC)
Kathmandu (Nepal) (30 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Slightly shaking for a while in shankhamul, Kathmandu (via EMSC)
Kathmandu (Nepal) (30 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Mild (via EMSC)
Kathmandu (Nepal) (28 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Felt slightly (via EMSC)
Kathmandu (Nepal) (28 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Walking with Manishand yubak noone felt among us (via EMSC)
Kathmandu (Nepal) (28 km SW from epicenter)(no details): felt my chair shaking little bit. (via EMSC)
Kathmandu (Nepal) (27 km S from epicenter)(no details): Not a big one bt felt it in my bed.... (via EMSC)
Kathmandu (Nepal) (27 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Felt a swing... Kind jolt (via EMSC)
Manamaiju (Nepal) (26 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Felt a bit but it was mild one... (via EMSC)
Kathmandu (Nepal) (24 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Mild shaking. (via EMSC)

 

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