Thursday, June 27, 2013

Earthquake in Nepal! M4.4 at Dhanusha on June 26




Kathmandu, June 27 National Seismological Center (NSC) web portal reported a minor earthquake measuring M4.4 on Richter scale in Central Nepal in the morning of June 27th at 4:07am local time (22:22 UTC, June 26). According to the NSC the quake was epicentered at Dhanusha district in Central Region of Nepal.

This is the 16th M4+ scale earthquake in the country this year, 2013.



Aerial distance and direction to the epicenter from major cities:
138km WNW of Biratnagar
14kn North of Janakpur
113km SSE of Kathmandu
248km SE of Pokhara
450km ESE of Nepalgunj
621km ESE of Mahendranagar



Click here for more on recent earthquakes in Nepal.

Related topics:

M.4.2 hit Northern Khotang (June 9)
M.4.5 hit Northern Bajura (May 31)
M4.2 hit Sindhupalchok (May 26)
Triple quake M4.3, M4.4 and M4.5 at Mugu (May 14)
M4.9 hit Northern Bajhang (April 28)
M4.2 hit Dhanusa (March 17)
M5.4 hit Rukum (March 6)
M4.1 hit Baglung (February 22)
M4 hit Bajhang (February 7)
M4.5 hit Bajhang (January 18)
M4 hits Siraha (January 13)
M5.5 hits Northern part of Bajura (January 9)
M4.7 hits Bajhang - Doti border (January 2)
M4.5 at Rolpa - Pyuthan Border (December 22)
M4 hit North East Jajarkot (December 4)
M5.6 and M4 hit Bajhang in far west (November 12)
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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