Earthquake

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6.6 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Pakistan, 9 Killed

In a tragic earthquake, nine people were killed in Pakistan. Notably, an earthquake of 6.6 magnitude struck Afghanistan's Hindu Kush region. Strong tremors were also felt in northern India too. According to the US Geological Survey, the epicentre of the quake was in Afghanistan's Jurm at a depth of 180 kilometres. According to the National Centre for Seismology, a magnitude of 6.6 on the Richter Scale hit 133km.

Wed, 22 Mar 2023 - 10:43 AM / by Varsha Joshi

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