Damaging earthquake near Singrauli, Southern India - April 10, 2018

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Update 23:45 UTC: The earthquake was mining inflicted. 1 was person was injured and at least 3 houses were damaged.

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Update 14:30 UTC: Based on the present earthquake parameters (Magnitude, Depth, Population, etc) and our experience with earthquake damage impact, earthquake-report.com does expect at least some slight damage like cracks in walls, fallen tiles, etc.

Map courtesy Alomax.free.net - Star: calculated epicenter - Small red dots: possible error margin for the epicenter, the more dense, the higher probability that the epicenter will be in that area. Orange circle: epicenter location error zone

Most important Earthquake Data:

Magnitude : 4.7

Local Time (conversion only below land) : 2018-04-10 19:44:23

GMT/UTC Time : 2018-04-10 14:14:23

Depth (Hypocenter) : 10 km

Depth and Magnitude updates in the list below.

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SRC Location UTC Date/time M D INFO
ER Southern India Apr 10 14:14 4.7 10 MAP I Felt ItI Felt It INFO
  • Sonbhadra, Uttar Pradesh - Moderate shaking - ER: Thank you for telling us
  • singrauli - It was scaring,felt for about 7sec.,no damage to property. - ER: Thank you for telling us
  • Anpara - The shaking lasts like for 1 second only. No damage to property.
  • Singrauli - Strong shaking
  • rihand nagar - Moderate shaking
  • Waidhan - Moderate shaking
  • waidhan - Two times 5 to 7 sec shacking felt sound also, no damage.
  • singrauli - Strong shaking
  • Waidhan - it was a strong quick shake for 2 seconds but nothing damaged at my place
  • Waidhan - My building shaked but no damage
  • Ntpc vindhyanagar - No damage but I felt it was shaking dangerously
  • Waidhan - It was terrible. I was in LIC Office. Working as usual. Felt tremors as well as a boom too. No damage to property
  • Sasan/Waidhan/Singrauli - Shaking lasted for about 4 seconds . No damage
  • Nigahi - Felt the shaking for about 2 to 3 seconds but no damage to people or property
  • anpara - i got scared because for the 1st sec shacking was very strong
  • amlohri - It's really very horrible...strong shaking earthquakes..
  • vindhyanagar - Moderate shaking
  • बैढ़न - 7.43 पर हल्का-सा झटका, 7.44 पर तेज आवाज के साथ पूरी बिल्डिंग कांप उठी। कोई जन हानि नहीं। 40 किमी दूर तक असर लोगों ने महसूस किया
  • Amlohri - House hold things fallen .. No casualties..
  • NTPC,Shaktinagar - Strong shaking
  • Waidhan - 2nd one was horrible why there is no news .what was the exact cause.
  • Jayant - I felt moderate shaking at 19 :44 hrs. My refrigerator started vibrating for 5 sec
  • Noida - Moderate shaking
  • Nigahi - 3 to 6 secs its not shaking but i feel its like shockwave from a blast i also heard boom and blast sound...
  • Waidhan - It was 2 times
  • Singrauli - दिल दहलाने वाला अनुभव था।सभी लोग अपने अपने घरों से बाहर आ गये है ।
  • singrauli Madhyapradesh - it was a strong quick shake for 2 seconds but nothing damaged at my place
  • Singrauli nehru nagar - It was very bad moment my heart started beating fast
  • Bargawan - About 2 to 3 seconds only. No property loss. Left the 6 storey apartment and gone to the field in open sky to keep safe myself.
  • Amlohri - First it was mild and of short duration, but it was followed by a severe jolt as if it's epicentre was very near.
  • Vindhyanagar - Strong shaking
  • shaktinagar - I am feeling very dangerously
  • Singrauli - It was strong shaking. I hold hand of my mother and took her out along with my father. Very dangerous around 6 sec . We would fear that our building might collapse
  • Shaktinagar - Strong shaking
  • Jaisalmer Rajasthan India - Three times shaking few minutes ago
  • Jaisalmer Rajasthan India - 5 time's strong shaking, short while ago
  • USGS Singrauli, India Apr 10 14:14 4.6 10 MAP I Felt It INFO
    GEOFON Northern India Apr 10 14:14 4.7 10 MAP
    EMSC Madhya Pradesh Region, India Apr 10 14:14 4.6 12 MAP

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    Shaking Strength *
    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) ?
    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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