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Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - NEPAL on Wednesday, 20 May 2015 at 05:25 (GMT)

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 7.8 quake Nepal 2015-04-25 06:11 UTC, which had occurred 4 semaines earlier.
Light mag. 4.2 earthquake  - NEPAL on Wednesday, 20 May 2015 at 05:25 (GMT)
20 May 06:10 UTC: Premier à signaler: EMSC après 45 minutes.
Date & time: 2015-05-20 05:25:00 UTC
Magnitude: 4.2
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 27.84°N / 86.33°E (Népal)
Nearby towns and cities:
39 km SE de Kodāri̇̄ (pop: 1,600)
49 km SW de Lobujya (pop: 8,800)
81 km NE de Dhulikhel (pop: 16,300)
101 km E de Kathmandu (pop: 1,442,300)
102 km E de Pātan (pop: 183,300)
193 km NE de Darbhanga (pop: 287,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
2015-05-20 05:25:00 UTCM 4.2 / 10 kmNEPAL, NépalEMSC

User reports for this quake (17)

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Hatthiban / Severe shaking (MMI VIII)
BHAIRAHAWA (99.3 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Kapilvastu (Nepal, 325 km W of epicenter) : Shaking (reported through EMSC)
Kathmandu (Nepal, 99 km W of epicenter) : Strong 1 (reported through EMSC)
Kathmandu (Nepal, 95 km W of epicenter) : Very mild shock @ jorpati. (reported through EMSC)
Siliguri (India, 241 km SE of epicenter) : I did not felt it Siliguri Lahiri (reported through EMSC)
Raxaul (India, 174 km SW of epicenter) : Little shake (reported through EMSC)
Kathmandu (Nepal, 98 km W of epicenter) : Felt it. (reported through EMSC)
Byas (Nepal, 203 km W of epicenter) : Again (reported through EMSC)
Gongabu (Nepal, 100 km W of epicenter) : Jst little (reported through EMSC)
Kathmandu (Nepal, 100 km W of epicenter) : Little jerk to the south. (reported through EMSC)
Kathmandu (Nepal, 99 km W of epicenter) : Felt it (reported through EMSC)
Kathmandu (Nepal, 99 km W of epicenter) : huh many earthquake eachday (reported through EMSC)
Kathmandu (Nepal, 99 km W of epicenter) : Little only, I thought brother is jumping on floor (reported through EMSC)
Kathmandu (Nepal, 99 km W of epicenter) : हल्का हल्लियो। (reported through EMSC)
Kathmandu (Nepal, 97 km W of epicenter) : Yes little shaked (reported through EMSC)
Kathmandu (Nepal, 97 km W of epicenter) : It was like shaking ...... (reported through EMSC)

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Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - NEPAL on Wednesday, 20 May 2015 at 05:25 (GMT)

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