Seismo-at-School in Nepal

ML6.0 earthquake near Kathmandu

According to the National Seismological Centre in Kathmandu, an earthquake of local magnitude 6.0 was reported near Kathmandu, on Wednesday morning. The epicentre of the earthquake was ~50 km east of Kathmandu, Nepal at Sindhupalchok district. The earthquake struck at 5:19 local time. This tremor has recorded by the Nepal School Seismology Network stations installed in Western Nepal and recorded waveform and corresponding observed instrumental intensity map (shake-map) is also plotted below.

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