Major magnitude 7.1 earthquake - 22 km southeast of Dhubri, Assam, India, on Wednesday, July 2, 1930 at 21:03 GMT
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Major magnitude 7.1 earthquake at 15 km depth
Depth: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 25.929°N / 90.177°E (Assam, India)
Antipode: 25.929°S / 89.823°W
Nearby towns and cities:
17 km (11 mi) SW of Lakhipur (Goalpara) (pop: 14,000) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (13 mi) ESE of Dhubri (pop: 62,500) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) SE of Gauripur (Dhubri) (pop: 24,700) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) S of Bilāsipāra (Dhubri) (pop: 37,700) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) N of Tura (Meghalaya) (pop: 63,600) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) WSW of Goālpāra (pop: 50,800) --> See nearby quakes!
159 km (99 mi) W of Guwahati (pop: 899,100) --> See nearby quakes!
164 km (102 mi) W of Dispur (pop: 10,800) --> See nearby quakes!
179 km (111 mi) SSE of Thimphu (Bhutan) (pop: 98,700) --> See nearby quakes!
195 km (121 mi) ESE of Siliguri (West Bengal) (pop: 515,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 1015 joules (783 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 6.7 x 105 tons of TNT or 42.1 atomic bombs!) | about seismic energy
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|7.1||15 km||Meghalaya, India region||USGS|
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