Monday, November 12, 2012

Earthquake in Nepal | M5.6 hit Souther Bajhang in Western Nepal at mid-night of November 12

Update: Second quake measuring M4.5 hits Bajhang at 6:27pm.




Kathmandu, November 12: National Seismological Center web portal reported an earthquake measuring M5.6 in Far Western Nepal at 0:24am local time (18:39 UTC) on Nov 11th. According to the NSC the quake was epicentered at Southern Bajhang.

Update: Earthquake measuring M4.5 hit Bajhang again at 6:27pm local time (12:42 UTC) on the eve of the first day of festival of lights, Tihar. So far there are no reports of casualties.

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Related topics:

M4.4 at Southern Rukum (September 17)
M4.3 at Northern Rolpa (August 30)
M4.4 at Southern Dailekh (August 28)
Series of earthquakes hit Western Nepal, Rolpa, Rolpa-Rukum border (August 23)

Triple quake measuring M5 to M4.2 jolts Rukum (July 31)
M4.9 earthquake hits Southern Bajhang in Western Nepal (July 11)
M4.5 earthquake at Panchthar - Sikkim border (June 11)
M4.8 earthquake hit Pokhara (June 9)

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