Strong mag. 5.1 earthquake - Jhajjar, 11 km southeast of Rohtak, Haryana, India, on Monday, March 5, 2012 at 07:41 (GMT)
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Strong magnitude 5.1 earthquake at 10 km depth
1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 30 seconds.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 28.809°N / 76.649°E↗ (Jhajjar, Haryana, India)
Antipode: 28.809°S / 103.351°W↗
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) SSE of Rohtak (pop: 317,200) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) NNE of Beri Khās (Jhajjar) (pop: 16,700) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) N of Jhajjar (pop: 44,100) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) WNW of Bahadurgarh (pop: 153,600) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) S of Gohāna (pop: 56,100) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) NW of Najafgarh (Delhi) (pop: 1,365,000) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) WSW of Sonipat (pop: 250,500) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) E of Bhiwani (pop: 190,900) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) WNW of New Delhi (pop: 317,800) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) WNW of Delhi (pop: 10,928,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 1012 joules (783 megawatt hours, equivalent to 674 tons of TNT) More info
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|5.1||10 km||Haryana - Delhi region, India||USGS|
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