Magnitude 6.6 - ANDAMAN ISLANDS, INDIA REGION

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2008 June 27 11:40:14 UTC

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Earthquake Details

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Magnitude6.6
Date-Time
Location11.008°N, 91.855°E
Depth17 km (10.6 miles) set by location program
RegionANDAMAN ISLANDS, INDIA REGION
Distances120 km (75 miles) SW of Port Blair, Andaman Islands, India
370 km (230 miles) NNW of Misha, Nicobar Islands, India
990 km (610 miles) WSW of BANGKOK, Thailand
2475 km (1540 miles) SE of NEW DELHI, Delhi, India
Location Uncertaintyhorizontal +/- 4.4 km (2.7 miles); depth fixed by location program
ParametersNST=333, Nph=333, Dmin=>999 km, Rmss=0.9 sec, Gp= 22°,
M-type=centroid moment magnitude (Mw), Version=Q
Source
  • USGS NEIC (WDCS-D)
Event IDus2008tuay
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Earthquake Summary

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  • The following is a release by the United States Geological Survey, National Earthquake Information Center: An earthquake occurred 115 km (70 miles) SW of Port Blair, Andaman Islands, India and 975 km (610 miles) WSW of BANGKOK, Thailand at 5:40 AM MDT, Jun 27, 2008 (5:40 PM local time in India). The magnitude and location may be revised when additional data and further analysis results are available. There have been no reports of damage.

  • Felt Reports

    Felt (IV) at Port Blair and (III) at Chennai. Also felt at Bhubaneshwar and Tambaram.

    Earthquake Information for India