Light mag. 2.9 earthquake - 6.5 km northwest of Kheri Sāmpla, Haryana, India, on Wednesday, August 5, 2020 at 20:20 GMT
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Light magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 5 km depth
5 Aug 20:36 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 16 minutes.
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 28.81°N / 76.72°E (Rohtak, Haryana, India)
Antipode: 28.81°S / 103.28°W
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) WNW of Kheri Sāmpla (pop: 10,900) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) SE of Rohtak (pop: 317,200) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) NE of Beri Khās (Jhajjar) (pop: 16,700) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) WSW of Kharkhauda (Sonepat) (pop: 21,300) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (15 mi) NNE of Jhajjar (pop: 44,100) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) WNW of Bahadurgarh (pop: 153,600) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) NW of Najafgarh (Delhi) (pop: 1,365,000) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) SW of Sonipat (pop: 250,500) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) WNW of New Delhi (pop: 317,800) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) WNW of Delhi (pop: 10,928,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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|2.9||5 km||Haryana - Delhi Region, India||EMSC|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.9, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.