Light mag. 3.5 earthquake - 102 km north of Mumbai, India, on Monday, September 7, 2020 at 02:37 (GMT)

Light mag. 3.5 earthquake - 102 km north of Mumbai, India, on Monday, September 7, 2020 at 02:37 (GMT)

Light magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 5 km depth

7 Sep 02:47 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 10 minutes.
Date & time: Sep 7, 2020 02:37:19 UTC
Magnitude: 3.5
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.99°N / 72.8°E (Thane District, Maharashtra, India)
Antipode: 19.99°S / 107.2°W
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km (6 mi) ENE of Dahanu (pop: 49,000) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) NE of Chinchani (Thane, Maharastra) (pop: 14,400) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) NNE of Boisar (Palghar) (pop: 15,700) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) N of Palghar (pop: 72,300) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (23 mi) SSW of Selvasa (Silvassa, Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu) (pop: 27,400) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) SW of Āmli (Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu) (pop: 33,400) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) SSW of Vapi (Gujarat) (pop: 71,400) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) N of Virār (pop: 150,400) --> See nearby quakes!
102 km (64 mi) N of Mumbai (pop: 12,691,800) --> See nearby quakes!
134 km (83 mi) S of Surat (Gujarat) (pop: 2,894,500) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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3.55 kmNear Coast Of Maharashtra, IndiaEMSC

User reports for this quake (5)

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Dahanu, Maharashtra (7.9 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Dhunddalwadi / Strong shaking (MMI VI) / 1-2 s
Ambernath, Thane, Mumbai / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s : I was sleeping, it was around 7 in the morning and I felt the bed vibrating and windows rattling.  
Dahanu (India, 8 km W of epicenter) : I FELT EARTHQUAKE AT 8:07 AM | One user found this interesting. (reported through EMSC)  
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Dāhānu (India, 9 km W of epicenter) : Small quake (reported through EMSC)  
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