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Moderate mag. 5.7 earthquake - Nepal on Saturday, 25 April 2015

Moderate mag. 5.7 earthquake - Nepal on Saturday, 25 April 2015

This quake was likely an aftershock of the M 7.8 quake: Nepal on Sat, 25 Apr 06h11, which had occurred 45 minutes earlier.
Moderate mag. 5.7 earthquake  - Nepal on Saturday, 25 April 2015
Date & time: Saturday, 25 April 2015 06:56 UTC
Magnitude: 5.7
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 27.99°N / 85.64°E (Népal)
Nearest volcano: Kunlun (982 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 2.2*10^13 J (6.22 GWh / 5351 tons of TNT / 0.3 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sat, 25 Apr 2015
Sat, 25 Apr 06:56 UTCM 5.5 / 10 km25km NNE of Nagarkot, NepalUSGS
Sat, 25 Apr 06:56 UTCM 5.7 / 10 kmXIZANG-NEPAL BORDER REGIONEMSC

"I felt it" reports:
Gurgaon / MMI IX (Violent shaking)
Kolkata (661.8 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Shocked!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
chandigarh (913.7 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
kolkata / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
woodstock (781.4 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
chandigarh (915.3 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VIII (Severe shaking)
Kolkata, Rawdon street (664.3 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Felt it for the second time. The first one was quite long 20-25 secs minimum.. this one lasted for about 10 seconds and now it's raining
kushinagar / MMI IV (Light shaking)
saurav kushinagar uttar pradesh india / not felt
Dhaka (Bangladesh) (647 km SE from epicenter)(no details): It was twice with in a 30/40 minutes time. And the shaking felt for more than a minute. People rushed through the emergency stair to the front road. (via EMSC)
Kolkata (India) (640 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Earthquake of 6.5 magnitude. Moderate waving of the building. Quite frightening. (via EMSC)

 

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