5.3 Strikes Tezu, India

Earthquake location 27.1973S, 96.929W

A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 109 km SE of Tezu, India (68 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 28/11/18 / 2018-11-28 10:17:12 / November 28, 2018 @ 10:17 am. Exact location of event, longitude 96.929 East, latitude 27.1973 North, depth = 52.05 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 52.05 km (32 miles). The 5.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:47:12 / 3:47 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us1000hxdh. Event ids that are associated: us1000hxdh.

Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year.

Original Article:http://www.earthquakenewstoday.com/2018/11/28/moderate-earthquake-5-3-mag-strikes-near-tezu-in-india/

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