Magnitude: 5.4M
Time: 05-11-2012 T12:41:35
Country: INDIA

INDIA:ASSAM:KAMRUP,GUWAHATI

This earthquake was recorded at a focal depth of 43km below the ground in India on 05-11-2012 T12:41:35, where it released a sizeable amount of seismic energy and reached a magnitude of 5.4 on the richter scale. Considering this quake occurred 43km under the surface, it is best classified as a deep geologic event. An earthquake of this magnitude would likely be felt by all folks and causing a lot of panic. Damage to buildings of good design and construction would be negligible. There would be slight to moderate damage in well-built ordinary structures; Considerable damage would be experienced in poorly built or badly designed structures.
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Earthquake Stats
region_code 60
eq_mag_mb 5.2
focal_depth 43
year 2012
total_houses_damaged_description 2
eq_mag_mw 5.4
id 9930
location_name INDIA:ASSAM:KAMRUP,GUWAHATI
total_damage_description 1
damage_description 1
eq_primary 5.4
time 05-11-2012 T12:41:35
latitude 26.175
injuries 2
total_injuries 2
houses_damaged_description 2
total_injuries_description 1
longitude 92.889
country INDIA
injuries_description 1

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