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Unconfirmed earthquake or seismic-like event: 39 km north of Shillong, East Khasi Hills, Meghalaya, India, Friday, Jan 21, 2022 at 3:43 pm (GMT +5:30) -

Unconfirmed earthquake or seismic-like event: 39 km north of Shillong, East Khasi Hills, Meghalaya, India, Friday, Jan 21, 2022 at 3:43 pm (GMT +5:30) Unconfirmed earthquake or seismic-like event: 39 km north of Shillong, East Khasi Hills, Meghalaya, India, Friday, Jan 21, 2022 at 3:43 pm (GMT +5:30)
21 Jan 10:16 UTC: First to report: VolcanoDiscovery after 3 minutes.
Update Fri, 21 Jan 2022, 10:22
Seismic-like event, possible earthquake, reported about 10 minutes ago India
We are receiving unverified early reports of ground shaking possibly caused by seismic activity in or near India on 21 Jan 2022 (GMT) at approximately 10:13 GMT.
There are no details yet on the magnitude or depth of this possible quake. If confirmed, we can expect more accurate data to emerge in the next few minutes. The location, magnitude and time mentioned are indicative, based on our best-fit seismic model. They are temporary until our AllQuakes monitoring service receives more exact scientific data from a national or international seismological agency. Check back here shortly and stay safe.

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Earthquake data

Date & time: Jan 21, 2022 10:13:51 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Friday, Jan 21, 2022 at 3:43 pm (GMT +5:30)
Magnitude: 3.8?
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 25.91994°N / 91.86242°E (RiBhoi, Meghalaya, India)
Antipode: 25.92°S / 88.138°W
Nearby towns and cities:
39 km (24 mi) N of Shillong (pop: 132,800) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Haze 21.8°C (71 F), humidity: 46%, wind: 1 m/s (2 kts) from WSW
Primary data source: VolcanoDiscovery
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SHILLONG (37.4 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single lateral shake / 1-2 s : Was watching tv and felt a single jolt, heard a loud sound like a big rock falling on the ground. | One user found this interesting.  
Shillong (46.9 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s : Horizontal shaking with vibration | One user found this interesting.  
Guwahati, Assam (26 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 2-5 s : I was in my house and I felt the earthquake as I was in my bed and felt it shaking 2 times. | One user found this interesting.  
Guwahati (27.6 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 2-5 s
Shillong, East Khasi Hills District, Meghalaya (42.9 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 20-30 s
Dispur, Kamrup Metro, Assam (25.1 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s
Guwahati / Weak shaking (MMI III)
guwahati / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s
Shillong / not felt / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
Guwahati / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 2-5 s
Guwahati (30.6 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s
Guwahati (32.1 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s
guwahati (27.9 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Guwahati (31.1 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / complex rolling (tilting in multiple directions) / 5-10 s : mild  
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