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Earthquake Magnitude Of 4.3 Strikes Andaman and Nicobar Island

The National Center for Seismology (NCS) on December 29 said that an earthquake measuring 4.3 magnitudes on the Richter scale struck Southeast of Portblair in Andaman and Nicobar Island. It occurred 165km SSE of Portblair at around 5:31 am. The depth of the quake was reported at 100 km from the surface. However, there are no reports of deaths and damage to property reported so far. 

Wed, 29 Dec 2021 - 09:45 AM / by Brijesh Goswami

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