Last Updated: Saturday, August 15, 2015

Magnitude 4.5 earthquake rattles Eastern Nepal

Magnitude 4.5 moderate earthquake rattled Taplejung, the Eastern part of Nepal at 11:27 am Saturday afternoon.

According to Nepal Seismological Center, the epicenter of the earthquake was located near Tellok. The area is near Nepal-India border.

taplejung earthquake epicenter map

Similarly, magnitude 4.1 light aftershock hit Dolakha at 10:10 am. At least 378 aftershocks of magnitude 4 or greater have followed the devastating April 25 earthquake.

No preliminary damage or injuries have been reported.