Nepal earthquake list – नेपाल भुकम्प सुची

Last update: August 23, 2012 at 5:37 pm by By

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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
EMSC Nepal May 28 06:29 4.1 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Nepal May 28 05:51 4.2 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Nepal May 27 23:44 4.2 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Nepal May 27 23:27 4.0 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Nepal-india Border Region May 27 21:55 4.0 10 MAP I Felt It
EMSC Nepal-india Border Region May 27 21:22 4.0 10 MAP I Felt It
EMSC Xizang-nepal Border Region May 27 16:44 4.2 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Nepal May 27 07:31 4.4 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
USGS Hitura, Nepal May 27 07:30 4.4 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Nepal May 27 07:30 4.5 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
EMSC Nepal May 27 06:18 4.2 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
USGS Kathmandu, Nepal May 26 17:07 4.5 33 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Dolo Khumbu - my house is collapes at solukhumbu.
  • Kathmandu - It was a light shaking while I was watching TV at 2nd floor of my house nothing damaged.
  • kathmandu - i felt it...it was some kind of littleshaking...i was on the ground floor my bed started to shake..there was also strong wind blowing plus heavy rain......at first i thut it was just my thinking....but i felt shaking...
  • kathmandu - 26th april earthquake was the strongest nightmare i've ever felt. now even its rain i fell afraid. and my home is damaged not totally but can't stay there. 4 pillors are damaged.
  • kathmandu - very shaky in Kathmandu
  • EMSC Xizang-nepal Border Region May 26 17:07 4.6 20 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Kathmandu - Wasn't strong but quite frightening as things started to shake and lasted for a few seconds.
  • kathmandu - My bed rattled lightly .
  • USGS Hitura, Nepal May 26 14:15 3.8 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Nepal May 26 14:15 3.8 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Nepal May 26 12:54 4.1 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Nepal May 26 12:03 4.1 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Nepal May 26 08:26 4.3 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Nepal May 25 16:31 4.4 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Western Xizang May 25 10:46 4.5 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Xizang May 25 10:46 4.5 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Nepal May 25 05:15 4.1 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Lamjung, Nepal May 24 21:38 4.3 10 MAP I Felt It
    GEOFON Nepal May 24 21:38 4.4 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Nepal-india Border Region May 24 21:38 4.4 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Nepal May 24 17:30 4.3 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Nepal May 24 07:10 4.4 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Nepal May 24 06:01 4.2 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Nepal May 24 04:53 4.4 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Nepal May 24 01:21 4.2 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Nepal May 23 16:41 4.4 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Nepal May 23 07:29 4.2 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Burang, China May 22 19:07 4.3 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Nepal May 22 19:07 4.5 2 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Nepal May 22 13:04 4.0 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Nepal May 22 11:45 4.5 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Ramechhap, Nepal May 22 11:45 4.2 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Nepal May 22 11:45 4.4 2 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Nepal May 22 10:59 4.8 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Nepal May 22 10:59 4.6 10 MAP I Felt It
    USGS Kirtipur, Nepal May 22 10:59 4.7 10 MAP I Felt It
    EMSC Nepal May 22 09:00 4.2 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Nepal May 21 13:45 4.0 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Nepal May 21 09:11 4.0 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Nepal May 21 08:26 4.2 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Hitura, Nepal May 20 09:02 4.4 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Nepal May 20 09:02 4.4 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
  • Kathmandu - very short but quite strong
  • Sowyambhu - Very very scary
  • Kathmandu - As I was closing my eye in my office chair a sound crack'goes through in front of me.. I hurrily come out and see a lot of people were crying.. and discussing about the earthquake.it was one shot hit but so terrible. I called to my son who was studying downstair room with his friend.. it was aftershock earthquake so we go back to the home.. may 20 2015. Earthquake hit time 14:47 sonentea
  • Kathmandu - No damage
  • Kailali - I heard from my grandfather that when he was out he saw the board against him shaking he ran quickly and told us to ask to my home village and later on we came to know that really a earthquake had occured.
  • EMSC Nepal May 20 05:25 4.2 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Nepal May 19 21:02 4.4 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Nagarkot, Nepal May 19 10:59 4.1 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Nepal May 19 10:59 4.3 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Nepal May 19 05:44 4.0 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Ramechhap, Nepal May 18 22:49 4.4 10 MAP I Felt It
  • Kathmandu - The earthquake woke us up early in the morning (4:30 am local time) with a jolt but it subsided soon after.
  • GEOFON Nepal May 18 22:49 4.6 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Nepal May 18 22:49 4.4 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Nepal May 18 12:42 4.1 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Nepal May 18 05:39 4.0 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Nepal May 18 03:26 4.2 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    EMSC Nepal May 17 14:55 4.4 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    USGS Panaoti, Nepal May 17 05:45 4.3 10 MAP I Felt It INFO

    Data sources courtesy : USGSEMSCGFZGEONET
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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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