Last Updated: Monday, October 5, 2015

Two aftershocks recorded in Dolakha Monday afternoon



Nepal Seismological Center has recorded two tremors in Dolakha district. Magnitude 4.8 aftershock rattled Dolakha at 01:18 pm. Three minutes later, another light aftershock of magnitude 4.2 was recorded in the same region.

The epicenters are located near Sunkhani along Tamakoshi River.

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Magnitude 4.5 moderate earthquake hit Ramechhap, Nepal at 01:18 pm Monday afternoon, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.

According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the quake's epicenter was located 32 km N of Ramechhap and 75 km E of Kathmandu. It was 6.2 miles deep.

At least 399 aftershocks have rattled Nepal since April 25 earthquake.

No preliminary damage or injuries have been reported.

Epicenter Location
32 km (20mi) N of Ramechhap, Nepal
54 km (34mi) E of Banepa, Nepal
55 km (34mi) E of Panaoti, Nepal
75 km (47mi) E of Kathmandu, Nepal
75 km (47mi) E of Patan, Nepal

Original Post: Recent Natural Disasters List October 5, 2015