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Moderate mag. 4.3 earthquake - Arabian Sea, India, on Saturday, Jan 15, 2022 at 11:39 pm (GMT +5) -

Moderate mag. 4.3 earthquake - Arabian Sea, India, on Saturday, Jan 15, 2022 at 11:39 pm (GMT +5) Moderate mag. 4.3 earthquake - Arabian Sea, India, on Saturday, Jan 15, 2022 at 11:39 pm (GMT +5)

Moderate magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 10 km depth

15 Jan 18:51 UTC: First to report: NCS after 12 minutes.

Earthquake details

Date & timeJan 15, 2022 18:39:15 UTC -
Local time at epicenterSaturday, Jan 15, 2022 at 11:39 pm (GMT +5)
Depth10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude16.2547°N / 70.6129°E (Arabian Sea, India)
Antipode16.255°S / 109.387°W
Shaking intensityLight shaking near epicenter
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceNCS (National Center for Seismology)
Nearby towns and cities311 km (193 mi) WSW of Dābhol (pop: 9,140) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
316 km (196 mi) WSW of Harnai (Ratnagiri) (pop: 7,140) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
320 km (199 mi) WSW of Jalgaon (pop: 5,820) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
324 km (201 mi) SW of Savardhan (Raigad) (pop: 15,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
338 km (210 mi) SW of Mhasla (pop: 9,330) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
340 km (211 mi) SW of Murud (Raigad) (pop: 12,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
354 km (220 mi) SW of Revadanda (Raigad) (pop: 10,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
358 km (223 mi) SW of Alibag (pop: 20,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
360 km (224 mi) SW of Roha (pop: 90,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
382 km (237 mi) SW of Pen (pop: 34,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeScattered Clouds 25°C (77 F), humidity: 66%, wind: 5 m/s (10 kts) from N
Estimated seismic energy released1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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4.310 km345km WNW of Baga, Goa, IndiaNCS

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