Nepal earthquake list – नेपाल भुकम्प सुची

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The list below shows the last earthquakes in Nepal
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- Earthquake in the western Nepal Himalaya – August 23, 2012

Label info : M = magnitude, D = depth (km), Time = UTC – Nepal time = UTC +5:45
लेवेल जानकारी : M = क्षमता, D= गहिराई (कि.मी), समय = UTC- नेपाली समय = UTC +5:45
SRC Location UTC Date/time M D INFO
USGS Kathmandu, Nepal Apr 27 23:20 4.3 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Nepal Apr 27 23:20 4.3 40 MAP I Felt It INFO
USGS Nagarkot, Nepal Apr 27 21:27 4.3 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Nepal Apr 27 21:27 4.3 20 MAP I Felt It INFO
USGS Kirtipur, Nepal Apr 27 21:14 3.9 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Nepal Apr 27 21:14 3.9 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
USGS Lamjung, Nepal Apr 27 18:59 4.8 20 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Xizang-nepal Border Region Apr 27 18:59 4.8 10 MAP I Felt It
GEOFON Nepal Apr 27 18:59 4.8 19 MAP I Felt It INFO
USGS Kirtipur, Nepal Apr 27 15:51 4.5 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Nepal Apr 27 15:51 4.5 10 MAP I Felt It
EMSC Nepal Apr 27 14:57 4.1 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
USGS Kodari, Nepal Apr 27 14:57 4.1 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
USGS Mirik, India Apr 27 12:35 5.1 29 MAP I Felt It
  • Paro, Bhutan - buildings rattled
  • Phuntsholing - we felt the shaking just 15 min befo,27/4/2015... we are so disturbed
  • Siliguri - A sudden shake and a scary sound of the movement of glass door n windows. Every days sudden strong earthquake is making people's very disturbed.. On top of it this rain....
  • Siliguru - Troubled of this constant shakes
  • Siliguri - That was terrible...although it was 5.1 but shaking was terrible.....almost gave me heart attack. What a shaking it was.
  • Siliguri - Whole house was shaking along with windows vibrating....felt it for around 10 to 15 seconds
  • Siliguri - I was in a temple (ground floor) and suddenly at around 6:20 PM the entire temple premises started to shake, when we came out we felt that the earth below us was shaking with very high intensity we could also see the surrounding building, trees etc shaking, this went on for atleast 10 seconds.
  • Majitar - No damage
  • EMSC India-bangladesh Border Region Apr 27 12:35 5.2 10 MAP I Felt It
  • Jhapa, Nepal - so much suffering... we all in this city were afraid.... we were in evry trouble but now we are safe..
  • Muktinath, Nepal - Just felt another big jolt. Shorter than yesterday. The whole lodge shook for a few seconds.
  • Bihar Sharif, Nepal - main bahut dari hui hun maine three times shock ko felt kiya. mere ghar me ek tree haijo bahut shake kar raha tha. main bahut dari hui hun.
  • Bihar Sharif, India - i was studying certainly i saw that my table is shaking then i saw at frames they were also shaking and after an hour again i felt the same and today on 26 april i again felt the shock some cracks have also took on the wall and a papaya tree in the open space of my house also fall.i am so frightened......
  • Dinajpur, Bangladesh - Oh my god! I just servive myself....
  • Unnao, India - Kch so so ja Co du an an
  • Butwal, Nepal - Here was huge shake due to earthquake.But nothing hapenned to me,my family and our house.I was feeling danger because I was in upper floor and I went down to ground floor and then to a ploating near my house.After that we stopped outside for 20 mins but there was no shaking after that I went inside the house and I was watching tv and again another time there was shaking.After that we didn't went inside house for 2 hours and there was no huge shaking.At night after eating rice we slept on baranda
  • Dhaka, Bangladesh - Yesterday [April 26,2015] I was working on my laptop and at around 1 PM my chair very weakly was shaking for about 3-4 seconds then I checked the TV news and confirmed that it was another earthquake.
  • Gorakhpur, India - In my life, First time I saw that type of Earthquake. Just I was stand for discussion with my wife for planning to go to school of my son, and felt house is moving / Shaking and i saw in Mirror and found that some weakness in my body. but after some time everyone were shouting, then myself and my wife moved out from house. My kids were in the school, we went to school and picked the kids. From last 3 days I could not sleep carefully. I always pray from God. We should pray for Nepal also. In my l
  • Varanasi, India - I was on my home watching tv with my friend then suddenly i saw my tv is falling then i felt that someone is pusing my bed it was the time when my heart beats start beating very fast i ran to out i observe that lot of people were there and shuotin for the earthquake it was the firdt fear i felt very much for the first time in my present life
  • Bhairahawa, Nepal - slightly cracks on pillar, floor & wall of my house. During earthquake we all felt well shaky like we r floating on boat.
  • Kathmandu, Nepal - i can't explain how my house dancing here and there....
  • Kolkata, India - I felt the shock .. We were at office but soon after the EQ we left and gathered near garden .. Pray for everyone's safe and peaceful life ..
  • Dhaka, Bangladesh - I got asleep by 12.00 am night, suddenly I awakened due to a minor tremor jolted my wife, she immediately knocked me and I also felt the same
  • Dinajpur, Bangladesh - at 6:45 pm in Bangladeshi time, I felt Earthquake . 1 sec stay then everything normal .
  • Rajshahi, Bangladesh - No damage done in this area. People are in fear.
  • Dhaka, Bangladesh - I just finished praying Maghrib when I felt three or four firm movements.
  • Dhaka, Bangladesh - it was around 1.15 pm and also around 6.45 pm...i was in the doctor chamber with my kid to checkup than suddenly i felt headache and chair was shaking for 3 to 5 secs.
  • Kathmandu, Nepal - felt the shaking everything was shaking run to a clear space till then it was gone.
  • Siliguri - It was a deadly one...was enjoying a movie in my laptop n suddnly bed started shaking ... fuck man...5 tym in 3 days....
  • Siliguri - Just a single crack in a wall
  • Siliguri - Just a single crack in a wall
  • GEOFON India-bangladesh Border Region Apr 27 12:35 5.0 21 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Nepal-india Border Region Apr 27 00:39 4.6 8 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Kirtipur, Nepal Apr 27 00:39 4.2 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Nepal Apr 27 00:39 4.5 2 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Nepal Apr 26 22:32 4.7 7 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Panaoti, Nepal Apr 26 22:32 4.6 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Nepal Apr 26 22:32 4.6 2 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Kodari, Nepal Apr 26 20:39 4.4 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Nepal Apr 26 20:39 4.4 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Nepal Apr 26 18:54 4.5 15 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Lamjung, Nepal Apr 26 18:54 4.2 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Nepal Apr 26 18:54 4.2 20 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Nepal Apr 26 16:26 5.2 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Nepal Apr 26 16:26 5.2 10 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Nagarkot, Nepal Apr 26 16:26 5.3 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Nepal Apr 26 14:57 4.5 11 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Lamjung, Nepal Apr 26 14:57 4.4 17 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Nepal Apr 26 14:57 4.5 2 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Nepal Apr 26 14:44 4.2 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Panaoti, Nepal Apr 26 14:44 4.6 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Nepal Apr 26 14:44 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Nepal Apr 26 13:11 4.8 14 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Kathmandu, Nepal Apr 26 13:11 4.5 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Nepal Apr 26 13:11 4.6 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Nagarkot, Nepal Apr 26 08:46 4.5 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Nepal Apr 26 08:46 4.7 2 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Nepal Apr 26 08:40 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Nepal Apr 26 08:40 4.6 10 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Panaoti, Nepal Apr 26 08:40 4.6 10 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Kodari, Nepal Apr 26 07:36 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Nepal Apr 26 07:36 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Nepal Apr 26 07:26 5.0 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Kodari, Nepal Apr 26 07:26 5.0 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Nepal Apr 26 07:26 5.0 10 MAP I Felt It
    PTWC Apr 26 07:19 6.7 0 MAP I Felt It
  • jhapa - 5.3M earthquake felt in eastern region..jhapa...there are no casualties yet in jhapa, dhulabari but the quake caused a slight damage to water reservoir in dhulabari
  • Kathmandu - We are told that there will be a predicted earthquake reaching 9.0 today. We would like news that can tell the country if its true. My concerns are with the fact that it is not possible to predict a tremble and it would be best if the people of Nepal were informed.
  • USGS Kodari, Nepal Apr 26 07:09 6.7 17 MAP I Felt It
  • Thimphu - Same like yeaterday
  • Rajshahi - Its hold at least 15 second
  • Thimphu - Frightnening experience since Bhutan has experienced quite a few numbers of quake before also but not strong ones like recent quake in kathmandhu,nepal.
  • Dhaka - No damage
  • Dhaka - Very scary
  • GEOFON Nepal Apr 26 07:09 6.7 12 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Kanpur - We all were giving our xam in college n suddenly me n a senior sitting in the same lane felt that our seats were shaking....n also felt uneasyness....n then widin a minute some faculty told us to leave the classes....no damages caused
  • Gorakhpur - All the things are shaking even buildings are crack
  • Jabalpur - Can somebody tell me what was the rating of yesterdays shaking here at Jabalpur?? This morning i went thru News paper & TV news broadcast, nothing much was reported about shaking at Jabalpur. WTF. It shake really harder at Jabalpur yesterday. At least it shake harder than Indore here at Jabalpur. What kind of city is this NOBODY is interested. Damn.
  • Bongaigaon - Lasted for about 2 minutes and it felt like a boat swaying side to side.
  • Delhi - It was about 11:45 My bed started. moving but i dont belived for some timethen my sister asked me she felt tremor for 3-4 minutes it lasted
  • Kolkata - No damage, but felt building moving. Disconcerting and unsettling, but no harm done.
  • Delhi - Weaker than yesterday certainly, but could be easily felt and bed/fixtures shook for at least half a minute if not more.
  • allahabad - again it is here ....the deadly earthquake ... may the mother nature show some mercy on neapal ....
  • Varanasi - Il y a 10mn, nouvelle secousse faible ici en Inde à Bénarès, vers 12h42 heure locale ce 26 avril. There 10mn, new small tremor here in India in Varanasi, about 24:42 local time on 26 April.
  • Ahmedabad - Table shook!
  • Gorakhpur - Earthquake came again
  • Ekbalpore - Similar to yesterday's quake.shaking, doors moving, vibration, people alarmed and got out of the apartment. Still outside.
  • New Delhi - No damage but rocking chair rocked, furniture shook slightly. It lasted longer than the large earthquake yesterday April 25, 2015 in Nepal. Today is the 26th.
  • Kolkata - Light tremors. Furniture moving. Much lighter and shorter than yesterday.
  • allahabad - i was in my office when i got my chair shaking. many people cried then we ran away from the room
  • Allahabad - Again... around 12:45 pm 2day...
  • lucknow - I was on my bed and watching t.v suddenly my bed starts shaking and botel kept on my table automatically got the moment..i felt it was the effect of yesterday's moment,but suddenly i hear some rushing noise.. people in my colony was out of their homes and some of them are weeping due to fear they were unconscious...i also start running out from my home..it was such a fearful experience.
  • Assam. (Udalguri) - While I was sitting on a chair and all of a sudden I felt dizzy and I looked around I saw the trees and house shaking and I felt am floating.
  • patna - Repeated on 26/04/2015 too at 12:50
  • Kakinada - We experienced a shaking of the office area with the open doors slightly moving and vibrating. The water in the water bottles could be seen having ripples. The experience lasted for 20 - 25 secs of which the last 5 -7 secs we really felt a slight sway.
  • silchar - I was in my room when my chair and bed started to shake for more than 30 secs....
  • Maharajganj - I was at my school when my desk start shaking . I was frightened .whole students ran fast towards the ground
  • Noida - No damage. 9th Floor house trembled for 30 to 60 seconds. Ceiling Fans were swinging and Water Bottles had ripples in them.
  • Rishra - NO DAMAGE
  • Kolkata - i was sitting on my sofa and reading a newspaper when suddenly the safa started shaking ..
  • Varanasi - I had felt shaking of floor of 3store while decorating the hall for our college fresher cum farewell party. It quite severe for about 40 sec.
  • Kanpur - I was just studying when I realised that my table was shaking, suddenly my mother came in and informed me about the earthquake...
  • Berhampore - I felt a strong tremor in my room. Everything of my room were trembling. It was really terrorizing.
  • Puramufti - i sit in room the glass will noising and bed will vibrating
  • Deoria - i was sitting and playing guitar when i stopped my practice suddenly the home started shaking my guitar because of shaking sings automatically i came out and stand in the park For4hrs
  • Raxaul - TRULY IT WAS SO HORRIBLE.I FELT THIRD TIME IN MY LIFE THIS TYPE OF MASSIVE EARTHQUAKE. ALL THINGS WAS SHAKING LIKE BIG BIG BUILDINGS BUSES AND OTHER VEHICLES. EVEN EVERY PATIENTS WITH THEIR IV DRIP BOTTLES CAME OUT FROM THE HOSPITAL.ON DATED 25.04.2015 AT 11.44 AM.
  • Agartala - Time was 21.56 hrs
  • Kota,Rajasthan - it has been a wonder moment for me to see the shaking of earth quake
  • Kolkata - No damage nothing just a little bed vibrating but lesser than yesterday
  • Orissa - i ws in kitchen suddenly i saw plates shaken nd a sudden . 1st tym i thot i m havng headache
  • Kolkata - I was watching movie in a theatre when It Started shaking we rushed out through the fire exit moved to a safe place n saw the mall got some minor cracks
  • Allahabad - I ..Ranjita Singh and my daughter shagun were sitting on bed ,suddenly our bed started shaking and fan satrted moving ...I felt like many people are screaming and my god it was earthquake...God save us..
  • New Delhi - I live on 5th floor (terrace). I was lying on the floor when I felt a ripple, something crawling beneath me only to be jolted by my mom's call who informed of the tremor that had hit em.
  • Karnal - sitting on the chair at ground floor, my feet felt two distinct waves pass through the floor within 30 seconds.
  • EMSC Nepal Apr 26 07:09 6.7 14 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Nepal Apr 26 04:58 4.5 12 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Bharatpur, Nepal Apr 26 04:58 4.4 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Nepal-india Border Region Apr 26 04:58 4.4 1 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Nepal Apr 26 03:21 4.5 8 MAP I Felt It
  • Dhaka - Dhaka - was sitting in my bed with my laptop, sudden i felt the shake vibrated my bed, as i thought that i am in giddy and tidy.....after few seconds, the tremor again shook too strong that my bed shaking like a baby cradle; chairs-tables, cupboard, kitchen crockery, vases shaking; fans and ceiling lamps hanging and in outside buildings are in cradle mode....thousands of residents rushed out of their homes....what a nice earthquake i have ever felt....
  • Dhaka - same like yesterday.....
  • Kolkata - Was sitting on a swivel chair on the 3rd floor when it began rocking by itself. Ran down stairs. There was a crowd in the ground floor who had already reached by then.
  • GEOFON Nepal Apr 26 02:48 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Lamjung, Nepal Apr 26 02:48 4.6 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Nepal Apr 26 02:48 4.6 2 MAP I Felt It INFO

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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.
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    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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