Mag. 3.5 earthquake - 101 km north of Mumbai, India, on 6 Oct 9:33 pm (GMT +6) -

Mag. 3.5 earthquake  - 101 km north of Mumbai, India, on 6 Oct 9:33 pm (GMT +6)

Minor magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 8 km depth

6 Oct 16:16 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 13 minutes.
Date & time: 6 Oct 2020 16:03:31 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 6 Oct 9:33 pm (GMT +6)
Magnitude: 3.5
Depth: 8.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.98°N / 72.88°E (Thane District, Maharashtra, India)
Nearby towns and cities:
24 km (15 mi) ENE of Chinchani (Thane) (pop: 14,400) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) NNE of Boisar (Palghar) (pop: 15,700) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) NNE of Pālghar (pop: 72,300) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) SSW of Silvassa (Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu) (pop: 27,400) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) SSW of Āmli (Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu) (pop: 33,400) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) S of Vapi (Gujarat) (pop: 71,400) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) NW of Vāda (pop: 15,500) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) S of Damān (Dadra and Nagar Haveli and Daman and Diu) (pop: 39,700) --> See nearby quakes!
101 km (63 mi) N of Mumbai (pop: 12,691,800) --> See nearby quakes!
192 km (119 mi) NNW of Pune (pop: 2,935,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Scattered Clouds 25.3°C (77 F), humidity: 84%, wind: 0 m/s (1 kts) from NW
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) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 3.58 kmNear Coast Of Maharashtra, IndiaEMSC

User reports for this quake (4)

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Kota / Light shaking (MMI IV) / vertical swinging (up and down) / 5-10 s
Gaza strep / not felt
Dāhānu (India, 18 km W of epicenter) : Earthquake at 21.34 exactly (reported through EMSC)
Thane (India, 87 km S of epicenter) : Strong shaking felt in the house (reported through EMSC)
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