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Moderate mag. 3.9 earthquake - 20 km south of Hinganghāt, Wardha, Maharashtra, India, on Wednesday, Jan 25, 2023 at 9:41 am (GMT +5:30) -

Moderate mag. 3.9 earthquake - 20 km south of Hinganghāt, Wardha, Maharashtra, India, on Wednesday, Jan 25, 2023 at 9:41 am (GMT +5:30) Moderate mag. 3.9 earthquake - 20 km south of Hinganghāt, Wardha, Maharashtra, India, on Wednesday, Jan 25, 2023 at 9:41 am (GMT +5:30)

Moderate magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 10 km depth

25 Jan 04:23 UTC: First to report: NCS after 12 minutes.

Earthquake details

Date & timeJan 25, 2023 04:11:37 UTC -
Local time at epicenterWednesday, Jan 25, 2023 at 9:41 am (GMT +5:30)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude3.9
Depth10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude20.3679°N / 78.8447°E (Chandrapur, Maharashtra, India)
Antipode20.368°S / 101.155°W
Shaking intensityLight shaking near epicenter
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceNCS (National Center for Seismology)
Nearby towns and cities20 km (13 mi) S of Hinganghāt (pop: 97,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
23 km (14 mi) NW of Warora (pop: 41,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
37 km (23 mi) NNW of Wani (pop: 57,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
49 km (30 mi) SSE of Wardha (pop: 113,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
66 km (41 mi) NW of Chandrapur (pop: 328,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
90 km (56 mi) SSW of Nagpur (pop: 2,228,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
641 km (398 mi) ENE of Mumbai (pop: 12,691,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
934 km (580 mi) S of New Delhi (pop: 317,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeFew Clouds 24.2°C (76 F), humidity: 45%, wind: 3 m/s (6 kts) from SSE
Estimated seismic energy released4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
3.910 km90km SSW of Nagpur, Maharashtra, IndiaNCS

User reports for this quake

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There are no user reports for this quake.

Earlier earthquakes in the same area since 1900

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Depth
DistanceLocationDetails
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Jul 11, 2021 03:03
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10 km
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