Light aftershock recorded after two days, epicenter in Rasuwa


KATHMANDU: A light tremor was felt in Rasuwa district on Thursday.

According to the National Seismological Centre, Lainchaur, the aftershock of the April 25 earthquake was of local magnitude 4.3 and was recorded at 11:47 am. The epicentre was close to Saramthali of the district.

It was the first significant aftershock that the NSC recorded after two days.

The coordinates of the centre are 28.00°N, 85.29°E.

The last aftershock was recorded at 4:08 on August 18, with its epicentre at Dolakha.

Meanwhile, the number of aftershocks of April 25 of local magnitude 4.0 or above has reached 381, according to the NSC.