Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - 25 km southeast of Churāchāndpur, Churachandpur, Manipur, India, on Tuesday, 11 August 2020 at 13:57 (GMT) -

Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - 25 km southeast of Churāchāndpur, Churachandpur, Manipur, India, on Tuesday, 11 August 2020 at 13:57 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 53 km depth

11 Aug 14:22 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 24 minutes.
Aug 11 14:28: Magnitude recalculated from 4.0 to 4.3.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 15.0 to 53.0 km.
Date & time: 11 Aug 2020 13:57:52 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.3
Depth: 53.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 24.21°N / 93.88°E (Chandel, Manipur, India)
Nearest volcano: Lower Chindwin (243 km / 151 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
25 km (16 mi) ESE of Churāchāndpur (pop: 47,800) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) SSE of Moirāng (Bishnupur) (pop: 17,100) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) SSW of Kakching (pop: 30,400) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (28 mi) S of Mayāng Imphāl (Imphal East) (pop: 22,200) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) SSW of Thoubāl (pop: 44,500) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) S of Imphal (pop: 223,500) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (51 mi) NW of Mawlaik (Sagain, Myanmar (Burma)) (pop: 44,500) --> See nearby quakes!
129 km (80 mi) ESE of Silchar (Assam) (pop: 152,400) --> See nearby quakes!
130 km (81 mi) ENE of Aizawl (Mizoram) (pop: 265,300) --> See nearby quakes!
307 km (191 mi) SE of Guwahati (Assam) (pop: 899,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
4.353 kmManipur, India RegionEMSC
4.353 km25 km ESE of Churāchāndpur, IndiaUSGS
4.354 kmMyanmar-India Border RegionGFZ

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
silchar / Light shaking (MMI IV)
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