Mag. 4.4 earthquake - 180 km southwest of Rikaze, Xizang Zizhiqu, China, on Monday, 23 Nov 2020 9:41 pm (GMT +8) -

Mag. 4.4 earthquake  - 180 km southwest of Rikaze, Xizang Zizhiqu, China, on Monday, 23 Nov 2020 9:41 pm (GMT +8)

Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 10 km depth

23 Nov 14:02 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 20 minutes.
23 Nov 14:53: Magnitude recalculated from 4.0 to 4.4. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 50.0 to 10.0 km (from 31 to 6.2 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 13 km (8.4 mi) towards WNW.
Date & time: 23 Nov 2020 13:41:45 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Monday, 23 Nov 2020 9:41 pm (GMT +8)
Magnitude: 4.4
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 28.59°N / 87.2°E (Xizang, Xizang, China)
Nearby towns and cities:
397 km (247 mi) WSW of Lhasa (pop: 118,700) --> See nearby quakes!
2947 km (1831 mi) WSW of Bejing (Beijing) (pop: 11,716,600) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky -7.4°C (19 F), humidity: 89%, wind: 2 m/s (5 kts) from S
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.410 km- 80 km NNE of Lobujya, NepalEMSC
M 4.410 km80 Km NNE of Lobujya, Nepal, ChinaUSGS
M 4.210 kmXizang, ChinaGFZ

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Earlier earthquakes in the same area since 1900

Mag. 4.4 earthquake - 180 km southwest of Rikaze, Xizang Zizhiqu, China, on Monday, 23 Nov 2020 9:41 pm (GMT +8)
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  • Date / time UTC
    | Mag |
    Depth
    |
    Age
    |
    Distance
    | Details
  • 15 Jan 1934 08:43
    | 8.0 |
    15km / 9.3mi
    |
    87 years ago
    |
    199km / 124mi
    | Nepal-India Border Region
  • 12 May 2015 07:05
    | 7.2 |
    15km / 9.3mi
    |
    6 years ago
    |
    139km / 86mi
    | Nepal
  • 18 Sep 2011 12:40
    | 6.9 |
    50km / 31mi
    |
    9 years ago
    |
    134km / 83mi
    | Sikkim, India (Nepal)
  • 20 Aug 1988 23:09
    | 6.9 |
    57km / 36mi
    |
    32 years ago
    |
    212km / 132mi
    | Nepal-India Border Region
  • 26 Apr 2015 07:09
    | 6.7 |
    12km / 7.5mi
    |
    6 years ago
    |
    150km / 93mi
    | Nepal
  • 25 Apr 2015 06:45
    | 6.7 |
    15km / 9.3mi
    |
    6 years ago
    |
    227km / 141mi
    | NEPAL
  • 20 Mar 1993 14:51
    | 6.2 |
    12.2km / 7.6mi
    |
    28 years ago
    |
    56km / 35mi
    | Western Xizang (China)
  • 12 May 2015 07:36
    | 6.1 |
    10km / 6.2mi
    |
    6 years ago
    |
    149km / 92mi
    | Nepal
  • 19 Nov 1980 19:00
    | 6.1 |
    17km / 10.6mi
    |
    40 years ago
    |
    202km / 126mi
    | Sikkim, India
  • 25 Apr 2015 08:55
    | 6.0 |
    10km / 6.2mi
    |
    6 years ago
    |
    186km / 116mi
    | Nepal
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