India earthquake list + in-depth articles - भारत भूकंप सूची

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In depth articles on India earthquakes written by Earthquake-Report.com
Earthquake near the India / Myanmar border (Manipur and Nagaland provinces) (July 15, 2012)
Moderate earthquake in Northern India (greater New Delhi area) (March 5, 2012)
Very strong damaging earthquake in the Nepal / Sikkim (India) border area
  (Sept. 18, 2011)
Understanding the very strong damaging Nepal/Sikkim earthquake (Sept. 18, 2011)
Nepal / Sikkim experiences – 3 countries, 3 different stories (Sept. 18, 2011)
The most impressive Image series of the Nepal / Sikkim Himalaya earthquake (Sept. 18, 2011)
More articles : see below

Label info : M = magnitude, D = depth (km), Time = UTC – India time = UTC +5:30
लेबल जानकारी : M = परिमाण, D = गहराई (मी), समय = यूटीसी भारत समय = यूटीसी +5:30
SRC Location UTC Date/time M D INFO
EMSC Myanmar-india Border Region May 26 14:17 3.8 70 MAP I Felt It INFO
USGS Western Indian-antarctic Ridge May 25 06:33 5.0 10 MAP I Felt It
EMSC Western Indian-antarctic Ridge May 25 06:33 5.1 10 MAP I Felt It
GEOFON Western Indian Antarctic Ridge May 25 06:33 4.9 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Arunachal Pradesh, India May 21 21:23 3.3 30 MAP I Felt It INFO
GEOFON Andaman Islands, India Region May 21 17:38 4.6 25 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Andaman Islands, India Region May 21 17:38 4.5 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
GEOFON Mid Indian Ridge May 21 08:12 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Mid-indian Ridge May 21 08:12 5.0 10 MAP I Felt It
USGS Mid-indian Ridge May 21 08:12 5.0 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Himachal Pradesh, India May 21 04:27 3.5 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Himachal Pradesh, India May 21 00:41 2.8 10 MAP I Felt It
USGS Chamba, India May 20 05:48 4.2 31 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Himachal Pradesh, India May 20 05:48 4.2 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
GEOFON Kashmir-india Border Region May 20 05:48 4.3 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Himachal Pradesh, India May 20 03:41 3.6 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
USGS Bhadarwah, India May 19 00:02 4.5 42 MAP I Felt It
EMSC Himachal Pradesh, India May 19 00:02 4.5 50 MAP I Felt It INFO
GEOFON Kashmir-india Border Region May 19 00:02 4.5 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Himachal Pradesh, India May 18 21:53 2.8 5 MAP I Felt It
EMSC Myanmar-india Border Region May 18 08:43 4.0 75 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Paro - Tremour 10 minutes ago
  • Thimphu - It was shaking like anything.
  • GEOFON Mid Indian Ridge May 17 22:42 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Mid-indian Ridge May 17 22:42 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Mid-indian Ridge May 17 22:42 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Andaman Islands, India Region May 17 17:45 4.8 88 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Andaman Islands, India Region May 17 17:45 4.7 90 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Sikkim, India May 16 22:13 4.0 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Port Blair, India May 16 14:04 4.6 21 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Andaman Islands, India Region May 16 14:04 4.6 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Andaman Islands, India Region May 16 14:04 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Indian Ocean Triple Junction May 10 17:43 5.2 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Indian Ocean Triple Junction May 10 17:43 5.2 10 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Indian Ocean Triple Junction May 10 17:43 5.0 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Assam, India May 09 03:26 3.4 28 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Assam, India May 09 01:53 3.7 25 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Bamboo Flat, India May 05 17:58 5.0 32 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Andaman Islands, India Region May 05 17:58 5.0 30 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Andaman Islands, India Region May 05 17:58 5.0 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Myanmar-india Border Region May 03 00:12 3.4 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Myanmar-india Border Region May 02 17:47 3.3 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Myanmar-india Border Region May 02 17:43 3.4 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Kashmir-india Border Region May 02 09:51 3.6 19 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Andaman Islands, India Region May 01 18:59 4.8 10 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Andaman Islands, India Region May 01 18:59 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Manipur, India Region Apr 29 23:23 3.4 55 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Western Indian Antarctic Ridge Apr 27 19:40 4.4 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON India-bangladesh Border Region Apr 25 16:14 4.2 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Meghalaya, India Region Apr 18 14:01 4.3 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Kargil, India Apr 18 05:11 4.6 42 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Kashmir-india Border Region Apr 18 05:11 4.8 41 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Kashmir-india Border Region Apr 18 05:11 4.7 40 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Karnataka-tamil Nadu Bord, India Apr 18 02:06 3.4 33 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS South Indian Ocean Apr 16 09:44 5.7 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC South Indian Ocean Apr 16 09:44 5.7 30 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON South Indian Ocean Apr 16 09:44 5.6 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Assam, India Apr 16 08:08 3.3 24 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Assam, India Apr 15 22:35 3.5 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Manipur, India Region Apr 13 19:44 3.0 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Myanmar-india Border Region Apr 12 17:34 3.2 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Uttaranchal, India Apr 10 08:50 3.8 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Arunachal Pradesh-assam, India Apr 10 05:24 3.2 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Uttaranchal, India Apr 07 10:32 4.0 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Andaman Islands, India Region Apr 05 16:44 5.3 33 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Andaman Islands, India Region Apr 05 16:44 5.3 10 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Andaman Islands, India Region Apr 05 16:44 5.1 47 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Mid Indian Ridge Apr 03 07:19 5.3 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Mid-indian Ridge Apr 03 07:19 5.3 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON North Indian Ocean Apr 02 15:02 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Assam, India Mar 30 03:40 3.5 24 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Assam, India Mar 29 19:14 3.5 18 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Guwahati - Yesterday night between 11:30 to 12:30 when we all were sleeping I felt a weak shaking that lasted for about 30 seconds. I called my family members but no one believed and said I must have been hallucinating as I was sleeping. By the e way, was it true. Please put on news!
  • Guwahati - .
  • EMSC Assam, India Mar 28 10:18 3.0 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Sikkim, India Mar 26 21:42 4.5 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • sikkim - strong ,,,for 4 secs
  • USGS Gangtok, India Mar 26 21:42 4.5 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Sikkim, India Mar 26 21:42 4.5 10 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Phek, India Mar 25 02:05 4.5 103 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Rajasthan, India Mar 24 07:12 2.9 5 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC India-bangladesh Border Region Mar 21 15:40 3.9 37 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Nicobar Islands, India Region Mar 19 08:57 4.6 40 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Port Blair, India Mar 19 08:57 4.6 36 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Andaman Islands, India Region Mar 18 15:58 4.5 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Port Blair, India Mar 17 14:01 4.9 49 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Andaman Islands, India Region Mar 17 14:01 4.9 61 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Andaman Islands, India Region Mar 17 14:01 4.8 60 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Haryana - Delhi Region, India Mar 17 10:24 2.6 5 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Tezu, India Mar 14 16:39 4.4 54 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Myanmar-india Border Region Mar 14 16:39 4.4 54 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Yangon - Was lying in bed on 11th floor and building started swaying. Lasted a good 30seconds. People evacuated the building as a precaution.
  • USGS Mohean, India Mar 14 02:51 6.0 10 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Nicobar Islands, India Region Mar 14 02:51 6.0 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Nicobar Islands, India Region Mar 14 02:51 6.0 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Rajasthan-gujarat Border, India Mar 13 10:22 4.5 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Mid Indian Ridge Mar 07 16:52 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Myanmar-india Border Region Mar 06 21:30 4.5 92 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Phek, India Mar 06 21:30 4.3 88 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Phek, India Mar 04 02:11 5.1 75 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Myanmar-india Border Region Mar 04 02:11 5.4 80 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Myanmar-india Border Region Mar 04 02:11 5.1 91 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Yairipok, India Mar 03 23:30 4.1 59 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Myanmar-india Border Region Mar 03 23:30 4.1 60 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Manipur, India Region Feb 24 12:02 5.0 54 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Churachandpur, India Feb 24 12:02 5.0 61 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Myanmar-india Border Region Feb 24 12:02 5.1 55 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Southwest Indian Ridge Feb 21 11:08 5.1 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Southwest Indian Ridge Feb 21 11:08 5.1 10 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Southwest Indian Ridge Feb 21 11:08 5.0 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Nepal-india Border Region Feb 18 00:15 4.0 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Nongstoin, India Feb 12 04:05 4.5 33 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Meghalaya, India Region Feb 12 04:05 4.4 30 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Mid-indian Ridge Feb 09 08:31 5.0 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Mid-indian Ridge Feb 09 08:31 5.0 10 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Mid Indian Ridge Feb 09 08:31 4.9 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Pipalkoti, India Feb 06 17:03 5.6 14 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Uttaranchal, India Feb 06 17:03 5.6 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Chandigarh - Very minor. No damage caused
  • New Delhi - Strong shaking
  • Karnal - We were about to sleep. Time was 10:35 pm aprox and i feel shaking of my bed and water moment in water bottel( transperent) when i talk to my frnds on whatsapp chat, many feel the same.
  • Dehradun - I was sitting on my bed working on my laptop,it was around 10:40 pm and suddenly I felt my bed was shaking(weak) then it was only after I got off from my bed that I came to realised that we were experiencing an earthquake.
  • New Delhi - Was laying in bed when the bed started shaking. Lasted for about 10 seconds or so
  • Gurgaon - Few of my colleagues felt it. Not me
  • Panchkula - Though it lasted for a brief 5 seconds, the bed shook and the windows rattled!
  • Chandigarh - I was asleep and bed started to shake and woke me up.
  • New Delhi - no damage
  • Noida, Uttar Pradesh - Not a very strong one, probably somewhere between weak or light shaking, so I'd say about a low-5 magnitude. No damage caused, no aftershocks felt yet.
  • Gurgaon - In hotel, whole building started moving side to side
  • Palwal - Building shook for few seconds, felt heavily on 6th floor
  • New Delhi - Around 22:40 Felt quake The bed was shaking
  • New Delhi - tremor lasted for maybe 10seconds
  • Delhi - No damage, shaking stay for 30-45 second
  • Haryana - It shaked only twice.... the time was near 10:30 pm....
  • New Delhi - My bed was shaking for a few seconds
  • Punjab - Light shaking.Slight noise of window panes, I thought it may be wind but then I saw one of the wall hangig swing. The intensity was not much as ceiling fans did not did not oscillate.
  • Roorkee - i awake and just jump out , its shaking ... but thank God no damage. hope everybody will be well too.
  • Noida - all the fans and hanging objects were swinging.No damage caused. the intensity felt like a truck passing by or being light headed.
  • New Delhi - My wife and my daughter felt that only for few seconds. It was very weak..
  • Dehra Dun - as my dog was barking continuously! I came out on the tarrace to see and as I was stepping back inside the TV console and fan started shaking and the floor too was wobbly! so I ran out again called neighbours and servants to come out.Everyone was out for few minutes.TV is on and watching for the epicentre.
  • New Delhi - Strong shaking was experienced here, lasting approx. for 20-25secs. Every thing in my flat was shaking the bed, appliances etc.
  • Gurgaon - I felt the tremors but I was stoned.. so i just said.. bom bholey and went on to watching Friends. :) everybody seems to be OK around here
  • Punjab - Bed shaking
  • Patiala - I was sleeping in my hostel room suddenly my bed starting shaking...it was strong shaking...all the hostel girls started moving out of their rooms...it was for the first time I clearly sensed an earthquake.....it was just😲
  • Shimla - Quite strong shaking the whole building trembled as all the residents rushed out of their flats.
  • Lohaghat - I was see movie then my pc table hilne lga or muje lga movie m ho raha h aesa bhar jakr dekha to sb log bhar aaye hue the
  • Zirakpur - I live on 6th floor and I felt strong shaking of sofa and main door.It was for short duration but noticeable. Thanks to God for saving all with no demage at all.
  • Bageshwar - I was lying on my bed when I felt movement twice
  • Gurgaon - It was a well experienced earthquake...
  • Chandigarh - The time duration is for few seconds only.
  • Ghaziabad - I was seating suddenly the bed started shaking.
  • Amritsar - minor
  • Sitarganj (usn) - Iwas reading for my test and suddenly it started shaking
  • GEOFON Western-xizang India Border Reg. Feb 06 17:03 5.3 10 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Southwest Indian Ridge Jan 31 11:43 5.3 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Southwest Indian Ridge Jan 31 11:43 4.8 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Southwest Indian Ridge Jan 31 11:43 4.8 10 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Indian Ocean Triple Junction Jan 30 22:13 4.5 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Indian Ocean Triple Junction Jan 30 22:13 4.5 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Indian Ocean Triple Junction Jan 30 22:13 4.8 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Western Indian-antarctic Ridge Jan 30 19:08 4.8 10 MAP I Felt It INFO

    Data sources courtesy : USGSEMSCGFZGEONET
    डाटा स्रोत: USGSEMSCGFZGEONET
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    In depth articles on India earthquakes written by Earthquake-Report.com (continued)
    Earthquake in the Nepal / Sikkim (India) border area“I Have Felt It” reports
    (Sept. 18, 2011)
    Deadly earthquake Himalaya : 20 minutes news compilation video (Sept. 18, 2011)
    4.2 magnitude earthquake in the New Delhi, India (Sept. 7, 2011)
    Earthquake Chamoli district India : slight shaking felt until New Delhi (June 20, 2011)
    Strong earthquake in the Nepal-India border region (Apr. 4, 2011)
    Dangerous earthquake near the Myanmar / India border (Febr. 4, 2011)
    Killer earthquakes in India

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    MMI II (Very weak shaking) ?
    People :
    Felt by persons at rest, on upper floors or favorably placed.
    MMI III (Weak shaking) ?
    People :
    Felt indoors; hanging objects may swing, vibration similar to passing of light trucks, duration may be estimated, may not be recognized as an earthquake.
    MMI IV (Light shaking) ?
    People :
    Generally noticed indoors but not outside. Light sleepers may be awakened. Vibration may be likened to the passing of heavy traffic, or to the jolt of a heavy object falling or striking the building.
    Fittings :
    Doors and windows rattle. Glassware and crockery rattle. Liquids in open vessels may be slightly disturbed. Standing motorcars may rock.
    Structures :
    Walls and frames of buildings, and partitions and suspended ceilings in commercial buildings, may be heard to creak.
    MMI V (Moderate shaking) ?
    People :
    Generally felt outside, and by almost everyone indoors. Most sleepers awakened. A few people alarmed.
    Fittings :
    Small unstable objects are displaced or upset. Some glassware and crockery may be broken. Hanging pictures knock against the wall. Open doors may swing. Cupboard doors secured by magnetic catches may open. Pendulum clocks stop, start, or change rate.
    Structures :
    Some large display windows cracked. A few earthenware toilet fixtures cracked.
    MMI VI (Strong shaking) ?
    People Felt by all. People and animals alarmed. Many run outside. Difficulty experienced in walking steadily.
    Fittings :
    Objects fall from shelves. Pictures fall from walls. Some furniture moved on smooth floors, some unsecured free-standing fireplaces moved. Glassware and crockery broken. Very unstable furniture overturned. Small church and school bells ring. Appliances move on bench or table tops. Filing cabinets or "easy glide" drawers may open (or shut).
    Structures :
    Slight damage to buildings with low standard. Some stucco or cement plaster falls. Large display windows broken. Damage to a few weak domestic chimneys, some may fall.
    Environment :
    Trees and bushes shake, or are heard to rustle. Loose material may be dislodged from sloping ground, e.g. existing slides, talus slopes, shingle slides.
    MMI VII (Very strong shaking) ?
    People
    General alarm. Difficulty experienced in standing. Noticed by motorcar drivers who may stop.
    Fittings :
    Large bells ring. Furniture moves on smooth floors, may move on carpeted floors. Substantial damage to fragile contents of buildings.
    Structures :
    Unreinforced stone and brick walls cracked. Low standard buildings cracked with some minor masonry falls. A few instances of damage to buildings of ordinary workmanship. Unbraced parapets, unbraced brick gables, and architectural ornaments fall. Roofing tiles, especially ridge tiles may be dislodged. Many unreinforced domestic chimneys damaged, often falling from roof-line. Water tanks Type I burst. A few instances of damage to brick veneers and plaster or cement-based linings. Unrestrained water cylinders (hot-water cylinders) may move and leak. Some common windows cracked. Suspended ceilings damaged.
    Environment :
    Water made turbid by stirred up mud. Small slides such as falls of sand and gravel banks, and small rock-falls from steep slopes and cuttings. Instances of settlement of unconsolidated or wet, or weak soils. Some fine cracks appear in sloping ground. A few instances of liquefaction (i.e. small water and sand ejections).
    MMI VIII (Severe shaking) ?
    People Alarm may approach panic. Steering of motorcars greatly affected. Structures : Low standard buildings heavily damaged, some collapse. ordinary workmanship buildings damaged, some with partial collapse. Reinforced masonry or concrete buildings damaged in some cases. A few instances of damage to buildings and bridges designed and built to resist earthquakes. Monuments and pre-1976 elevated tanks and factory stacks twisted or brought down. Some pre-1965 infill masonry panels damaged. A few post-1980 brick veneers damaged. Decayed timber piles of houses damaged. Houses not secured to foundations may move. Most unreinforced domestic chimneys damaged, some below roof-line, many brought down. Environment : Cracks appear on steep slopes and in wet ground. Small to moderate slides in roadside cuttings and unsupported excavations. Small water and sand ejections and localized lateral spreading adjacent to streams, canals, lakes, etc.
    MMI IX (Violent shaking) ?
    Structures Many low standard buildings destroyed. Ordinary workmanship buildings heavily damaged, some collapse. Reinforced masonry or concrete buildings damaged, some with partial collapse. Buildings and bridges designed and built to resist earthquakes damaged in some cases, some with flexible frames seriously damaged. Damage or permanent distortion to some buildings and bridges, designed and built to normal use standards. Houses not secured to foundations shifted off. Brick veneers fall and expose frames. Environment : Cracking of ground conspicuous. Landsliding general on steep slopes. Liquefaction effects intensified and more widespread, with large lateral spreading and flow sliding adjacent to streams, canals, lakes, etc.
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