Last Updated: Wednesday, January 27, 2016

Fresh earthquake of magnitude 4.2 rattles Siraha, Nepal


Earthquake epicenter map of Siraha, Nepal

Magnitude 4.2 light earthquake rattled Siraha at 06:17 am Wednesday morning, Nepal Seismological Center reported.

This is the fresh earthquake (not aftershock of Gorkha earthquake) with epicenter located near Krishnapur Birta.


No preliminary damage or injuries have been reported.

At least 427 aftershocks have been recorded in Nepal since the April 25 Gorkha earthquake.