Earthquake Jolts North Bengal and Sikkim 4.5 Magnitude Earthquake Jolts Sikkim and Adjoining Region Including Darjeeling Siliguri Nepal Bhutan. Epicenter 11 Kms from Gangtok confirms Google Earthquake Data Center. Magnitude 4.5 earthquake 11 km from Gangtok Sikkim 3:12 AM Other Earthquake Data Centers records Epicenter 27.21 North 88.5 1 East 108 West of Thimpu Bhutan 14 Kms South From Gangtok 06 North East From Rangpo (Sikkim) Siliguri
Stunning Earthquake Map - If you have ever wondered where — and why — earthquakes happen the most, look no further than a new map, which plots more than a centurys worth of nearly every recorded earthquake strong enough to at least rattle the bookshelves. The map shows earthquakes of magnitude 4.0 or greater since 1898; each is marked in a lightning-bug hue that glows brighter with increasing magnitude. - Credit: John Nelson, IDV Solutions.