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M 4.6 in India on 18 Jun 2017 22:35 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Summary


This earthquake can have a low humanitarian impact based on the Magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

  • Earthquake Magnitude: 4.6M
  • Depth: 22.07 Km
  • Event Date: 18 Jun 2017 22:35 UTC
  • Exposed Population: 2845728 people within 100km
  • Inserted at: 18 Jun 2017 23:04 UTC


Known identifiers for this event: us20009nhw (neicid)

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Articles: 468 | About casualties: 18 | Last hour: 0

Light earthquake kills Indian man in Dhading
Wed, 21 Jun 2017 16:47:00 +0200   ekantipur (en)

Jun 21, 2017- A man working at a brick kiln in Dhunibesi Municipality-5 in Dhading district died after a pile of bricks fell on him following a light tremor on Wednesday. The deceased has been identified as Rijan Sadai, 35, of Darbanga, India. According to the Area Police Office, Khanikhola, the....

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4.4 magnitude quake hits India's northeast
Mon, 19 Jun 2017 07:28:00 +0200   famagusta-gazette (en)

Feeble earthquake shocks hit India's northeastern state of Manipur on Monday, officials said. According to the Indian Meteorological Department, the earthquake of 4.4 magnitude occurred at 4:05 a.m. (local time). "The epicentre of the earthquake was Imphal in Manipur located at 24.7 degrees north latitude and 93.

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