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Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - 83 km SE of Rawalpindi, Pakistan on Thursday, 10 September 2020

Light mag. 4.3 earthquake  - 83 km SE of Rawalpindi, Pakistan on Thursday, 10 September 2020
10 Sep 20:42 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 18 minutes.
Date & time: Thursday, 10 September 2020 20:23 UTC
Magnitude: 4.3
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 33.03°N / 73.63°E (Pakistan)
Nearby towns and cities:
14 km (9 mi) NW of Jhelum (pop: 164,100)
18 km (11 mi) NW of Sarai Alamgir (pop: 44,100)
34 km (21 mi) SE of Nazir Town (pop: 6,800)
83 km (52 mi) SE of Rawalpindi (pop: 1,743,100)
177 km (110 mi) NW of Lahore (pop: 6,310,900)
187 km (116 mi) NE of Faisalabad (pop: 2,506,600)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Thu, 10 Sep 20:23 UTCM 4.3 / 10 km83 km SE of Rawalpindi, PakistanEMSC
Thu, 10 Sep 20:23 UTCM 4.2 / 10.6 km6 Km WNW of New Mirpur, PakistanUSGS

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17.4 km NE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s (reported through our app)
Dina (5.1 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Strong shaking wakeup while sleeping bed shaked strongly
16.3 km NE of epicenter [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
65.7 km ESE of epicenter [Map] / not felt
15.8 km NE of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Mirpur azad kashmir / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I was sleeping when i heard noises of rubling i woke and it felt like the ground was going down and jumping up it was horibble therd earthquake in a day straight
Mirpur City Sector A 5 / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / 2-5 s : I was watching a video when I felt a moderate earthquake shock at about 01:23 AM on 11/09/2020. Then more shocks felt and my kids who were sleeping also woke up. It was third shock in last 12 hours and we are feeling tensed.
Jhelum / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / vertical swinging (up and down) / 5-10 s : I live in first floor in my home. My bed was shaking up and down and water in my bottle was also shaking
Jhelum / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / vertical swinging (up and down) / 5-10 s : I live in first floor in my home. My bed was shaking up and down and water in my bottle was also shaking
Edgegree Dr., Charlotte, North Carolina / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / 2-5 s : My granddaughter was in the livingroom working on Zoom and I was in the kitchen when we both heard a big Boom and a shake. We both said at the same time "What wasThat!.
Jhelum / not felt : I was sleeping that time. I heard by another people in the morning. | 2 users found this interesting.
Chitter Pari Mir pur Azad kashmir / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Very bad experience horrible | 2 users found this interesting.
Mirpur ajk / Light shaking (MMI IV) : There should be a geological surway of mirpur and no more bours
Mirpur / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / 2-5 s
Kharian / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 15-20 s : First at the very moment I felt it then suddenly I said nothing but again I felt. I was so afraid.
Mirpur / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Mirpur Azad Kashmir / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / vertical swinging (up and down) / 2-5 s
Sarai alamgir / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / vertical swinging (up and down) / 15-20 s
Mangla / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Mirpur Azad kashmir / Strong shaking (MMI VI) / rattling, vibrating / very short
Jhelum. / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 2-5 s
Mirpur Azad Kashmir, Ban Khurma / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 1-2 s
Mirpur Azad Kashmir / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Jhelum / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 2-5 s : did feel it for 5 second or maybe less
New Mirpur (Pakistan, 17 km NE of epicenter) : Its happened due to the Mangla dam , the water level is on peak and the land area cannot survive the weight | 2 users found this interesting. (reported through EMSC)
Rawalpindi (Pakistan, 83 km NW of epicenter) : It was quick shock wave 45 seconds | 2 users found this interesting. (reported through EMSC)
(Pakistan, 23 km NE of epicenter) : It's third time quake is felt in last 24 hour. most of people thinks its dur to Mangla Dam. (reported through EMSC)
New Mīrpur (Pakistan, 18 km NE of epicenter) : Less depth so felt a strong jolt but was only for milliseconds I think, due to which we are saved (reported through EMSC)
New Mirpur (Pakistan, 17 km NE of epicenter) : Quit a shock (reported through EMSC)
New Mirpur (Pakistan, 17 km NE of epicenter) : Just felt it (reported through EMSC)
New Mirpur (Pakistan, 17 km NE of epicenter) : In Mirpur Azad Kashmir Pakistan..strong earthquake 3rd time in a day... (reported through EMSC)
New Mirpur (Pakistan, 17 km NE of epicenter) : U (reported through EMSC)
New Mirpur (Pakistan, 17 km NE of epicenter) : Its feels like shiveringWith snoring voice (reported through EMSC)
New Mirpur (Pakistan, 17 km NE of epicenter) : I felt it was a sudden jump (reported through EMSC)

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Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - 83 km SE of Rawalpindi, Pakistan on Thursday, 10 September 2020

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