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Earthquake Strikes Ladakh's Leh, NCS Reports State 4.3 Magnitude 

According to the National Centre for Seismology (NCS) on August 31, at 7:13 pm, an Earthquake occurred at 342 km of east-north-east of Leh, Ladakh with 4.3 magnitude reading on the Richter scale. The statement released by NCS was, "Earthquake of magnitude: 4.3, occurred on 31-08-2020, 19:13:29 IST, Latitude: 35.31 and Longitude: 81.05, Depth: 230 Km, Location: 342 km ENE of Leh, Ladakh, India".

Mon, 31 Aug 2020 - 09:53 PM / by Tania Mukhopadhyay

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