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Earthquakes in Nepal Today: Baisakh 12, 2073 (April 24, 2016)


Today is the first anniversary of 2015 Gorkha earthquake according to Nepali calendar. Magnitude 7.9 earthquake on Baisakh 12, 2072 killed at least 8,778 people. Around 450 aftershocks of local magnitude 4 and greater have been recorded after Baisakh 2072 earthquake in Nepal. The aftershocks were mainly centered in Gorkha, Kathmandu valley, Ramechhap, Rasuwa, Dolakha and Sindhupalchowk.

This is the list of earthquakes (or aftershocks) of magnitude 4 and greater recorded in Nepal today, 12 Baisakh 2073. Visit later for more updates.

Earthquake epicenter map of Nuwakot, Nepal
  • Nepal Seismological Center has recorded magnitude 4.2 light aftershock in Nuwakot at 02:16 am local time. The epicenter was located  near Thulogaun. No preliminary damage or injuries have been reported.
    India Meteorological Department has mentioned it as a slight intensity earthquake with magnitude 4.6. The earthquake occurred at a greater depth of 150 km. Based on depth and intensity, no major damages are expected around epicenter area.