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Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - 33 Km NNW of Ilām, Nepal on Friday, 11 September 2020

Light mag. 4.4 earthquake  - 33 Km NNW of Ilām, Nepal on Friday, 11 September 2020
11 Sep 04:04 UTC: Premier à signaler: USGS après 18 minutes.
Date & time: Friday, 11 September 2020 03:45 UTC
Magnitude: 4.4
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 27.2024°N / 87.8502°E (Népal)
Nearby towns and cities:
33 km NW de Ilām (pop: 17,500)
45 km NW de Dārjiling (pop: 123,800)
49 km NW de Mirik (pop: 10,100)
79 km NW de Shiliguri (pop: 515,600)
189 km NW de Saidpur (pop: 199,400)
192 km NW de Dinājpur (pop: 206,200)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
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)

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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)

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Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - 33 Km NNW of Ilām, Nepal on Friday, 11 September 2020

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