Earthquake occurred near Kohima, Nagaland, India with magnitude 4.7 on 24th Jan 2015

Location: 80 miles (129 km) ESE of Kohima, Nagaland, India; 82 miles (131 km) ENE of Imphal, Manipur, India; 142 miles (228 km) W of Myitkyina, Myanmar; 317 miles (510 km) ENE of DHAKA, Bangladesh.

Source: U.S. Geological Survey

As per reports the second shockwave was less violent than the first one. Also, it was known that there was no damage to humans or constructions. It is known that there are chances of more violent earthquake in the next few days or even months from today.

The place of Earthquake is 99km SE of Phek, India.

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The temblor was reported at 10:41:42 / 10:41 pm (local time epicenter) at a depth of 120.9 km (75 miles). Global time of event 2015-01-24 04:11:42 UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Exact location of event, longitude 95.1901 East, latitude 25.0265 North, depth 120.9 km.

Close countries, India (c. 1 173 108 000 pop). The epicenter was 99 km (62 miles) from Phek (c. 15 100 pop). Nearest city, towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Phek.

More information about the Earthquake:

Parameter Value Description
Magnitude 4.7 mb The magnitude for the event.
Longitude 95.1901°S Decimal degrees longitude. Negative values for western longitudes.
Latitude 25.0265°W Decimal degrees latitude. Negative values for southern latitudes.
Depth 120.9 km Depth of the event in kilometers.
Place 99km SE of Phek, India Textual description of named geographic region near to the event. This may be a city name, or a Flinn-Engdahl Region name.
Time 1422115902660 Time when the event occurred.
Updated 1422120782178 Time when the event was most recently updated.
Timezone offset 390 Timezone offset from UTC in minutes at the event epicenter.
Felt 0 The total number of felt reports
CDI 1 The maximum reported intensity for the event.
MMI The maximum estimated instrumental intensity for the event.
Alert Level The alert level from the PAGER earthquake impact scale. Green, Yellow, Orange or Red.
Review Status reviewed Indicates whether the event has been reviewed by a human.
Tsunami 0 This flag is set to “1” for large events in oceanic regions and “0” otherwise. The existence or value of this flag does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist.
SIG 340 A number describing how significant the event is. Larger numbers indicate a more significant event.
Network us The ID of a data contributor. Identifies the network considered to be the preferred source of information for this event.
Event Code c000tit8 An identifying code assigned by, and unique from, the corresponding source for the event.
Sources us A comma-separated list of network contributors.
Number of Stations Used The total number of Number of seismic stations which reported P- and S-arrival times for this earthquake.
Horizontal Distance 5.894 Horizontal distance from the epicenter to the nearest station (in degrees).
Root Mean Square 1.1 sec The root-mean-square (RMS) travel time residual, in sec, using all weights.
Azimuthal Gap 72 The largest azimuthal gap between azimuthally adjacent stations (in degrees).
Magnitude Type mb The method or algorithm used to calculate the preferred magnitude for the event.
Event Type earthquake Type of seismic event.
Event ID usc000tit8 Id of event.

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