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Two moderate tremors recorded in Ramechhap, Nepal

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.

M4.4 tremor hits Dolakha, Nepal

February 4, 2017: An earthquake of magnitude 4.4 hit Lapilang area of Dolakha district at 5:58pm Saturday evening.
According to the Nepal Seismological Center, the epicenter was located SE of Kalinchowk Bhagwati temple.
Last earthquake in Dolakha was around four months ago, on October 12, 2016.
It is an aftershock of 2015 Gorkha earthquake. At least 476 aftershocks of magnitude 4 and greater have been recorded since the deadly earthquake.