Minor mag. 2.8 earthquake - Near Coast Of Maharashtra, India, on Sunday, 23 August 2020 at 06:09 (GMT)
23 Aug 07:22 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 12 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.92°N / 72.79°E (India)
Nearby towns and cities:
10 km (6 mi) SE of Dāhānu (pop: 49,000)
12 km (8 mi) NE of Chinchani (pop: 14,400)
13 km (8 mi) NE of Tārāpur (pop: 7,500)
95 km (59 mi) N of Mumbai (pop: 12,691,800)
142 km (88 mi) S of Sūrat (pop: 2,894,500)
192 km (119 mi) NW of Pune (pop: 2,935,700)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2020-08-23 06:09:46 UTC||M 2.8 / 10 km||Near Coast Of Maharashtra, India||EMSC|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.8, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.