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Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - Bankura West Bengal (India) on Sunday, 26 May 2019

Light mag. 4.8 earthquake  - Bankura West Bengal (India) on Sunday, 26 May 2019
Date & time: Sunday, 26 May 2019 05:09 UTC
Magnitude: 4.8
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 23.3°N / 86.9°E (India)
Nearest volcano: Lower Chindwin (848 km)
Primary data source: IMD
Estimated released energy: 1*10^12 J (278 MWh / 239 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sun, 26 May 2019
Sun, 26 May 05:09 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km17km WSW of Bankura, IndiaUSGS
Sun, 26 May 05:09 UTCM 4.7 / 10 kmJharkhand-west Bengal Reg, IndiaEMSC

"I felt it" reports:
Burdwan / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Bankura / not felt
Raniganj / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Bankura / MMI II (Very weak shaking): I heard a loud noise ..like someone jumping in our roof ...but actually we did not felt any shaking ..but some are telling they actually felt it..
Adra / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Haripur / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Rampurhat, Birbhum (131.9 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): I felt the earthquake for some few seconds. I was sitting in my bed and I felt it shake like 3 times. Although I don't think anyone else in my area pretty much noticed this happening.
Durgapur / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Asansol / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Kolkata / MMI III (Weak shaking): I think, if I am not wrong, the nearest volcanoes from the affected place is not in Burma but West Bengal itself. Please find a place called Adra in Purulia District, West Bengal where three distinct sleeping volcanoes lie side by side. Please explore that place.
Raghunathpur / MMI IV (Light shaking): It was about 10:40, I was sitting on my bed wiping my eyeglasses, suddenly I felt a vibration and a roaring sound the bed was shaking, I cried earthquake earthquake to my mother.
(17.4 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
ASANSOL / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Kolkata / not felt
Durgapur / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
City centre, Durgapur / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Bhubaneswar / not felt
Chanchal / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Bankura , main town / MMI III (Weak shaking): Lite shakid
Durgapur / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Gobindonagar, Bankura / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Asansol / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Kolkata / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Slightly felt. Mainly unfelt by maximum people. Not so severe
(52.5 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
DURGAPUR / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Bankura / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Bankura / MMI IV (Light shaking)
BUDBUD / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Mejia Thermal Power Station / MMI VI (Strong shaking): I was in the office during the earth quake, at first herd a sound & then there after felt the shock, run away from the office in the open space where many other came out from their office
Bankura Moirabandh / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I heard the sound as like as the sound of Enfield motorcycle
Guskara / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Durgapur / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Bankura Circuit House / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
Durlabhpur (326.4 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Adra west Bengal / MMI VI (Strong shaking): I felt the ground shake badly for a few seconds. Like the wave moved directly under my feet..
(131.8 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was lying on my bed and felt a sudden shake if my back all at one...the shake was intense, as what I felt
Durgapur / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(18.4 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Felt strong shaking of ground.can't walk properly.A huge vibrating sound.Everyone shouting outside earthquake.
23.386330 lat, 87.137540 long (seems this page is / MMI II (Very weak shaking): A humming sound like motor byke and little vibration inside single story ground floor house.
Dhanbad / MMI III (Weak shaking)
asansol / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Kolkata / not felt: Kolkata
Bankura sonamukhi / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
RANIGANJ / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Purulia / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Durgapur / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Bankura / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Kolkata / not felt
Bariyarpur / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Kolkata (174.8 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)(via app)
Kolkata (India) (164 km E from epicenter)(no details): Very light shake of fan I saw (via EMSC)
Durgapur (India) (59 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Yeah, I felt it strongly as I was on the 4th Floor in my office. A tremor felt as if floor was in jolt. (via EMSC)
Nawabganj (Bangladesh) (211 km NE from epicenter)(no details): little shake for 2 seconds (via EMSC)
Kharagpur (India) (237 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Felt a bit for a couple of secs (via EMSC)
Bhagalpur (India) (232 km N from epicenter)(no details): I felt (via EMSC)
Bhāgalpur (India) (231 km N from epicenter)(no details): I felt (via EMSC)
Suri (India) (105 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Yes felt that (via EMSC)
Jamshedpur (India) (85 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Jst wondered what moved inside the earth (via EMSC)
Raniganj (India) (56 km NE from epicenter)(no details): The doors rattled (via EMSC)
Patna (India) (323 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Felt (via EMSC)
Sainthia (India) (118 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Yes felt that (via EMSC)
Bokāro (India) (117 km NW from epicenter)(no details): I was sitting on the chair working on my laptop and suddenly felt the shaking moment.It was just for 5-8 sec.My borther so felt the same while sitting on the sofa. (via EMSC)
Durgapur (India) (59 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Felt series of waves and trembling of bed and furnitures (via EMSC)
Asansol (India) (59 km N from epicenter)(no details): I was just lying down on my bed when i felt like my bed is shaking.. just for upto 5sec bt it was something like an earthquake (via EMSC)
Durgāpur (India) (56 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Single Jolt. Heavy magnitude. For a second or so. (via EMSC)
Durgapur (India) (56 km NE from epicenter)(no details): My dad, who was sitting and reading the newspaper, could feel it whereas I could not (via EMSC)
Bānkura (India) (21 km NE from epicenter)(no details): It shook the walls upto the levels which we could feel. (via EMSC)
Bankura (India) (20 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Strong tremors for approx 3-4seconds..Total time approx 10 seconds (via EMSC)

 

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