Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Earthquake in Nepal! 4.5 in Taplejung (September 17)



Kathmandu, September 17 Web portal of National Seismological Centre, Nepal reported moderate earthquake measuring 4.5ML in north-eastern Nepal. The epicenter of the tremor that hit this afternoon at 16:14:13 local time (2014/09/17 10:29:13 UTC) was located at Taplejung, about 264 east of Kathmandu.

Aerial distance and direction to the epicenter from major cities:
162km NNE of Biratnagar
241km ENE of Janakpur
264km East of Kathmandu
403km East of Pokhara
633km East of Nepalgunj
782km ESE of Mahendranagar



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M4.6 hit Taplejung (July 4)
M4.1 hit Kaski (May 25)
M4.3 hit Gorkha (May 20)
M4 hit Taplejung (April 23)
M4.2 hit Achham (April 11)
M4.4 hit Humla (March 31)
M4.3 hit Bajura (November 3)
M4.3 hit Sankhuwasabha (October 28)
M4.5 hit Humla (October 13)
M4.4 hit Humla (September 22)
M4.5 hit Dhankuta (September 12)
M4.9 hit Chongui, China (August 30)
M5.5 hit Rukum (June 28)
M4.4 hit Darchula (June 27)
M4.4 hit Dhanusha (June 26)
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)