Last Updated: Monday, February 27, 2017

Two moderate tremors recorded in Ramechhap, Nepal


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February 27, 2017: At least two moderate earthquake have been recorded in Ramechhap district of central Nepal in less than an hour.

The first earthquake was of magnitude 4.6 at 9:22 am. Another magnitude 4.7 moderate earthquake hit Ramechhap district of central Nepal at 10:06 am local time Monday morning.

According to the Nepal Seismological Center, both were aftershocks of 2015 Gorkha earthquake.

The epicenter was located east of Manthali at a shallow depth of 10 km.

No preliminary damage or injuries have been reported. At least 478 aftershocks of magnitude 4 and greater have been recorded since April 2015.