Get our newsletter!
Check out our volcano tours on!
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android
Guaranteed tours
8-16 may 2021: From Stromboli to Etna - Sicila and Eolian Islands (Italy)
: espacios disponibles / : garantizada / : pocos espacios a la izquierda / : una reserva con antelación
Mapa interactivo de los últimos terremotos y volcanes activos en el mundo

Leve terremoto magnitud 4.4 - 33 Km NNW of Ilām, Nepal viernes, 11 sep. 2020

Leve terremoto magnitud 4.4 - 33 Km NNW of Ilām, Nepal viernes, 11 sep. 2020
11 Sep 04:04 UTC: Primero en informar: USGS después de 18 minutos.
Fecha & hora: viernes, 11 septiembre 2020 03:45 UTC
Magnitud: 4.4
Profundidad: 10.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 27,2024°N / 87,8502°E (Nepal)
Nearby towns and cities:
33 km al NW de Ilām (pop: 17,500)
45 km al NW de Dārjiling (pop: 123,800)
49 km al NW de Mirik (pop: 10,100)
79 km al NW de Shiliguri (pop: 515,600)
189 km al NW de Saidpur (pop: 199,400)
192 km al NW de Dinājpur (pop: 206,200)
Fuente primaria de datos: USGS
Energía liberada estimada: 2,5 x 1011 joules (69,8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) [aprende más]
If you felt this quake (or if you were near the epicenter), please share your experience and submit a short "I felt it" report! Other users would love to hear about it!
Also if you did NOT feel the quake although you were in the area, please report it! Your contribution is valuable also to earthquake science and earthquake hazard analysis and mitigation efforts. You can use your device location or the map to indicate where you were during the earthquake. Thank you!

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.
Fecha / HoraRevista / ProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
Fri, 11 Sep 03:45 UTCM 4.4 / 10 km33 Km NNW of Ilām, NepalUSGS
Fri, 11 Sep 03:45 UTCM 4.4 / 10 km NepalEMSC

User reports for this quake (7)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Leave a comment if you find a particular report interesting or want to add to it.
Flag as inappropriate.
Mark as helpful or interesting.
Send your own user report!
88.2 km SSW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 10-15 s : Well I was not afraid.I felt shaking of bed, where I was sleeping. At very first moment I was surprised and soon I realize that it is quake.
Kalimpong, West Bengal, India / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / very short
Jalpāiguri (India, 116 km SE of epicenter) : For a moment (reported through EMSC)
Siliguri (India, 79 km SE of epicenter) : Very mild (reported through EMSC)
Gangtok (India, 77 km E of epicenter) : 9.15am IST felt a mild tremor lasted for 15 seconds. Gangtok Sikkim India (reported through EMSC)
Dārjiling (India, 45 km SE of epicenter) : Felt an earthquake (reported through EMSC)
Dārjiling (India, 45 km SE of epicenter) : Mild tremor (reported through EMSC)

Earlier earthquakes in the same area since 1900

Leve terremoto magnitud 4.4 - 33 Km NNW of Ilām, Nepal viernes, 11 sep. 2020

Map of earlier quakes


Más en VolcanoDiscovery

Why is there advertising on this site?

Support us!

Maintaining the website and our free apps is a time- and cost-intensive effort.
If you find the information useful and would like to support our team to develop further features and get the upgraded ad-free version, consider making a donation (PayPal or Online cc payment).
Planned features:
  • Weather reports
  • Tsunami alerts
  • Design upgrades
Thanks to your past donations, these features have been added recently:
  • Earthquake archive back to 1900
  • Additional data sources
Download and Upgrade the Volcanoes & Earthquakes app to get one of the fastest seismic and volcano alerts online:
Android | IOS
Thank you!
Copyrights: VolcanoDiscovery y otras fuentes como se ha señalado.
Uso de material: Most texts and images, in particular photographs, on this website are protected by copyright. Further reproduction and use of without authorization is usually not consented. If you are not sure or need licensing rights for photographs, for example for publications and commercial use, please contact us.