Mag. 4.7 earthquake - 462 km northeast of Ludhiāna, Punjab, India, China, on 6 Oct 2:13 pm (GMT +8) -

Mag. 4.7 earthquake  - 462 km northeast of Ludhiāna, Punjab, India, China, on 6 Oct 2:13 pm (GMT +8)

Light magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 10 km depth

6 Oct 07:23 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 1 hour and 9 minutes.
Date & time: 6 Oct 2020 06:13:40 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 6 Oct 2:13 pm (GMT +8)
Magnitude: 4.7
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 34.03°N / 79.1°E (China)
Nearest volcano: Kunlun (194 km / 121 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
140 km (87 mi) E of Leh (India) (pop: 37,500) --> See nearby quakes!
214 km (133 mi) ENE of Padam (India) (pop: 25,000) --> See nearby quakes!
296 km (184 mi) NE of Kulu (Kullu, India) (pop: 19,800) --> See nearby quakes!
351 km (218 mi) SSW of Hotan (pop: 114,000) --> See nearby quakes!
366 km (227 mi) E of Anantnag (India) (pop: 79,800) --> See nearby quakes!
372 km (231 mi) NNE of Shimla (India) (pop: 173,500) --> See nearby quakes!
376 km (233 mi) ENE of Pathankot (India) (pop: 174,300) --> See nearby quakes!
388 km (241 mi) ENE of Udhampur (India) (pop: 80,400) --> See nearby quakes!
396 km (246 mi) E of Srinagar (India) (pop: 975,900) --> See nearby quakes!
3353 km (2084 mi) W of Bejing (pop: 11,716,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky -0.5°C (31 F), humidity: 46%, wind: 8 m/s (15 kts) from SW
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.710 kmKashmir-Xizang Border Region, ChinaGFZ
M 4.610 km139 Km E of Leh, India, ChinaUSGS
M 4.610 km139 Km E of Leh, India, ChinaUSGS

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Mag. 4.7 earthquake - 462 km northeast of Ludhiāna, Punjab, India, China, on 6 Oct 2:13 pm (GMT +8)
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