Strong Earthquake Strikes Manipur Region, India
Posted by feww on January 4, 2016
M6.7 strikes near Imphal, India
Centered at 24.834°N, 93.656°E the quake occurred at a depth of 55.0 km (34.2 mi), reported USGS/EHP.
The quake was felt as far away as Kathmandu in the NW, Kolkata in the SW, Coxs Bazar in the SSE, and Dibrugarth in the NNW’.
Strong Shaking = Radius of 200 – 250km
According to thed USGS/EHP model:
- Estimated Fatalities: 100 – 1,000 (P = 33%)
- Estimated Economic Losses: USD100 – 1,000 million (P = 35%)