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Terremoto moderato mag. 4.3 - 44 km a nord da Joshīmath, Distretto di Chamoli, Uttarakhand, India, lunedì, 24 mag 2021 00:31 (GMT +5:30)

Terremoto moderato mag. 4.3 - 44 km a nord da Joshīmath, Distretto di Chamoli, Uttarakhand, India, lunedì, 24 mag 2021 00:31 (GMT +5:30) Terremoto moderato mag. 4.3 - 44 km a nord da Joshīmath, Distretto di Chamoli, Uttarakhand, India, lunedì, 24 mag 2021 00:31 (GMT +5:30)

Terremoto moderato magnitudine 4.3 a 22 km di profondità

23 May 19:03 UTC: Primo a segnalare: VolcanoDiscovery dopo 2 minuti.
23 May 19:07: Ora utilizzando nuova fonte di dati: NCS
23 May 19:12: Profondità ricalcolata da 22.1 a 22.0 km (da 13.7 a 13.7 mi). Posizione dell'epicentro corretta di 11 km (6.8 mi) al ENE.
Update Sun, 23 May 2021, 19:12

Moderate 4.3 quake hits near Joshīmath, Chamoli, Uttarakhand, India

4.3 quake 24 May 12:31 am (GMT +5:30)
4.3 quake 24 May 12:31 am (GMT +5:30)
India's National Center for Seismology (NCS) reported a magnitude 4.3 quake in India near Joshīmath, Chamoli, Uttarakhand, only 10 minutes ago. The earthquake hit after midnight on Monday 24 May 2021 at 12:01 am local time at a shallow depth of 22.1 km. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report.
Based on the preliminary seismic data, the quake should not have caused any significant damage, but was probably felt by many people as light vibration in the area of the epicenter.
Weak shaking might have been felt in Kedārnāth (pop. 510) located 32 km from the epicenter, and Joshīmath (pop. 13,900) 44 km away.
Other towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Uttarkāshi (pop. 17,100) located 87 km from the epicenter, Srinagar Garhwal (pop. 20,200) 92 km away, Pauri (pop. 26,500) 99 km away, and Tehri (pop. 27,600) 99 km away.
VolcanoDiscovery will automatically update magnitude and depth if these change and follow up if other significant news about the quake become available. If you're in the area, please send us your experience through our reporting mechanism, either online or via our mobile app. This will help us provide more first-hand updates to anyone around the globe who wants to know more about this quake.

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Dettagli del sismo

Data e ora23 May 2021 19:01:45 UTC
Ora locale all'epicentrolunedì, 24 mag 2021 00:31 (GMT +5:30)
StatusConfermato
Magnitudine4.3
Prof.22.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine30.94°N / 79.44°E (Distretto di Chamoli, Uttarakhand, India)
Antipode30.94°S / 100.56°W
Intensità di scuotimentoScuotimento debole
Sentito348 rapporti
Fonte dati primariaNCS (National Center for Seismology)
Luoghi vicini43 km NE da Kedārnāth (pop: 508) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
44 km NNO da Joshīmath (Chamoli) (pop: 13,900) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
57 km N da Pīpalkoti (pop: 2,000) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
98 km ENE da Uttarkāshi (Uttarkashi) (pop: 17,100) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
108 km NE da Pauri (pop: 26,500) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
144 km NE da Rishikesh (pop: 66,400) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
151 km ENE da Dehradun (pop: 522,100) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
165 km NE da Haridwar (pop: 186,100) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
211 km ENE da Saharanpur (Uttar Pradesh) (pop: 484,900) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
334 km NE da Nuova Delhi (pop: 317,800) | Mappa | Sismi nelle vicinanze
Meteo all'epicentro al momento del sismoOvercast Clouds -5.6°C (22 F), humidity: 94%, wind: 2 m/s (4 kts) from SSW
Energia sismica rilasciata stimata1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 MWh, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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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.
Mag.Prof.UbicazioneFonte
4.322 kmIndia: Chamoli, UttarakhandNCS
4.515 kmUTTARANCHAL, INDIAEMSC
4.20 kmWESTERN XIZANG-INDIA BORDER REGIONKNDC
4.510 km46 Km NW of Joshīmath, IndiaUSGS

Seismograms

Seismic station: Kakani, Nepal (KKN/NK network) | Distance from quake: 665 km / 413 mi | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station Kakani, Nepal: vertical movement plot around time of quake (source: IRIS/BUD)
Seismogram (vertical component) around time of quake. Thin dotted red line indicates time of quake. Seismic waves arrive some time later, depending on distance. Bandpass filter applied: 0.2-5.0 Hz. Source: IRIS Buffer of Uniform Data (BUD) webtool
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Chamba , Tehri Garhwal (120 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 2-5 s : I was sleeping my bed moved and I got up and realised it was an earthquake because my cousin who was in a different room also awake conformed there was an earthquake | 3 users found this interesting.  
Pauri, Uttarakhand (108.3 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging : I was in on he bed. Watching a movie and I felt I was shaking. The bed and the all stuff in my was shaking. It was for about 00:40 Well ita not confirmed yet on google!!! But when I contacted few people they also had the same statements as I do. I hope th | 2 users found this interesting.  
Srinagar garhwal / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : As above | 2 users found this interesting.  
Pipalkoti / Light shaking (MMI IV) / both vertical and horizontal swinging / 2-5 s : Sleeping and felt | 2 users found this interesting.  
Dehradun (145.5 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 5-10 s : Yes i felt it was not mild nd was noticeable.intensity near abt 4 | 2 users found this interesting.  
Govindpuri haridwar / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single vertical bump / 1-2 s : I was trying to sleep and suddenly felt floor is moving and suddenly standup but then it was gone | 2 users found this interesting.  
Raipur, Dehradun, Uttarakhand (145.6 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
Dehradun (151.1 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating
Doiwāla, Dehradun, Uttarakhand (147.6 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single lateral shake / 1-2 s : Shaking of bed , windows, doors  
Srinagar Garhwal, Uttarakhand (99.7 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single vertical bump / 1-2 s
near Rudraprayag, Pauri Garhwal, Uttarakhand (77.4 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 10-15 s
Raipur, Dehradun, Uttarakhand (150.8 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single vertical bump / 2-5 s
Dehradun, Uttarakhand (153.1 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt
44 km of Joshīmath, Chamoli, Uttarakhand (11.1 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
near Kotkhai, Shimla district, Himachal Pradesh (191.4 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s
Almora (132 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / very short
Almora (132 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / very short
Clement Town, Dehradun, Uttarakhand (156.3 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt
Dehradun (151.6 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Mild shaking and tremors  
Joshīmath, Chamoli, Uttarakhand (44.9 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Bageshwar, Uttarakhand (127.5 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / very short : I felt to shake my bed to and fan  
26 km of Jubbal, Shimla district, Himachal Pradesh (152.5 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
near Rudraprayag, Pauri Garhwal, Uttarakhand (96 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 5-10 s
Rāmpur, Kullu, Himachal Pradesh (186.9 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 1-2 s
Mussoorie, Dehradun, Uttarakhand (142 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single lateral shake / 5-10 s
Raipur, Dehradun, Uttarakhand (145.6 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
Almora Uttrakhand (150 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / complex motion difficult to describe / 2-5 s : Bed shaked and vibrations from room  
Rishikesh, Dehradun, Uttarakhand (148.3 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / complex motion difficult to describe
Dehradun, Uttarakhand (151.5 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 2-5 s
Raipur, Dehradun, Uttarakhand (143.6 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 1-2 s
Srinagar Garhwal, Uttarakhand (102.3 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 15-20 s : Felt like some was knocking on the door  
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