Girish Mahajan

1930 Dhubri earthquake

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Origin time  21:03:43
Depth  15 km (9.3 mi)
Magnitude  7.1 Mw
1930 Dhubri earthquake
Date  July 3, 1930 (July 2, 1930 UTC)
Max. intensity  IX (Devastating tremor)

The 1930 Dhubri earthquake occurred on July 3 at 03:23 local time near Dhubri, India (then British India). It had a magnitude of Mw 7.1. Most of the buildings were damaged in Dhubri and the surrounding areas. This earthquake did not cause any fatalities. The maximal intensity was IX (Devastating tremor) on the Rossi–Forel scale near Dhubri.

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1930 Dhubri earthquake Wikipedia


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