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Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - Andaman Sea, India, on Wednesday, Oct 27, 2021 at 2:11 pm (GMT +5:30) -

Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - Andaman Sea, India, on Wednesday, Oct 27, 2021 at 2:11 pm (GMT +5:30) Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - Andaman Sea, India, on Wednesday, Oct 27, 2021 at 2:11 pm (GMT +5:30)

Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 153 km depth

27 Oct 08:56 UTC: First to report: TMD after 15 minutes.

Earthquake details

Date & timeOct 27, 2021 08:41:07 UTC -
Local time at epicenterWednesday, Oct 27, 2021 at 2:11 pm (GMT +5:30)
Depth153.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude8.84°N / 94.01°E (Andaman Sea, India)
Antipode8.84°S / 85.99°W
Shaking intensityWeak shaking
Felt2 reports
Primary data sourceTMD (Earthquake Observation Division of Thailand)
Nearby towns and cities118 km (73 mi) NE of Teressa Island (pop: 1,930) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeBroken Clouds 28°C (82 F), humidity: 76%, wind: 3 m/s (7 kts) from SE
Estimated seismic energy released2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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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.
4.4153 kmNicobar Islands, India RegionTMD

User reports for this quake (2)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
VEDARANYAM (1560.3 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / very short
Nagappatinam / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single lateral shake

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