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3.4-Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Jammu & Kashmir

A 3.4-magnitude earthquake struck Jammu & Kashmir on August 26, at 3.30 am. The National Center for Seismology tweeted, "Earthquake of Magnitude:3.4, Occurred on 26-08-2022, 03:28:33 IST, Lat: 33.17 & Long: 75.57, Depth: 5 Km ,Location: 62km ENE of Katra, Jammu and Kashmir." According to the National… read-more

Fri, 26 Aug 2022 - 09:22 AM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Earthquake, Jammu and Kashmir, National Center for Seismology, no damage, Katra

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Nepal Shaken By Magnitude 5.5 Earthquake, Tremors Reported In Regions Of Bihar, West Bengal

A magnitude 5.5 earthquake struck Nepal, causing vibrations to be felt as far away as Bihar, India on July 31. According to India's… read-more

Sun, 31 Jul 2022 - 05:00 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Earthquake, Bihar, Kathmandu, West Bengal, National Center for Seismology

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Earthquake hits Uttarkashi

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Earthquake Of Magnitude 3.6 Hits Uttarkashi: Uttarakhand

The National Center for Seismology on February 5, said a 3.6 magnitude earthquake jolted the city of Uttarakhand’s Uttarkashi district at 3:15 AM. The epicenter of the quake is reported to be 58 km northwest of Uttarkashi and 10 kilometers from the depth of the earth. So far, no reports of deaths and damage to property have been reported. Moreover, further details are awaited. 

Sat, 05 Feb 2022 - 11:28 AM / by Madhvi Jha

Tags: Earthquake, Uttarakhand, uttarkashi, National Center for Seismology, Epicenter

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Earthquake in Myanmar

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Earthquake Of Magnitude 5.5 Hits Myanmar; No Casualities Reported

The National Centre for Seismology said an earthquake of magnitude 5.5 on the Richter scale hit Myanmar on October 8. The scientists said that the epicentre of the quake was reported at 144 Kms West-North-West of the country. The depth is said to be 90 Kms from the surface. So far, loss to properties and human casualties haven't been reported.

Fri, 08 Oct 2021 - 09:30 AM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Earthquake, Myanmar, Burma, National Center for Seismology

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Earthquake Of Magnitude 4.5 Jolts Arunachal Pradesh's Pangin

The National Center for Seismology said an earthquake of magnitude 4.5 on the Richter scale has jolted Arunachal Pradesh's Pangin area on the morning of October 5. The center of the quake was at a depth of 10 kilometres from the surface. However, this is the third earthquake since October 1. Earlier, two earthquakes of magnitude 4.4 and 4.1 hit Basar on October 2 and October 1.

Tue, 05 Oct 2021 - 09:30 AM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Earthquake, Pangin, Arunachal Pradesh, National Center for Seismology, Basar

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Earthquake in Arunachal Pradesh

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4.4 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Arunachal Pradesh's Basar

National Center of Seismology (NCS) on October 4 informed that Arunachal Pradesh's district Basar received an earthquake of 4.4 magnitudes. The earthquake (32.41 Latitude, 92.73 Longitude) had a depth of 106km NNW of Basar. NCS informed about the occurance over a tweet along with all the necessary information. Moreover, Arunachal Pradesh received earthquakes twice in the month of October last year.

Mon, 04 Oct 2021 - 12:10 PM / by Ettishree Shukla

Tags: Earthquake, Arunachal Pradesh, Basar, National Center for Seismology

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Earthquake Of 5.3 Magnitude Hits Rajasthan, Meghalaya

Three earthquakes hit different parts of India on July 21, including Meghalaya's West Garo Hills, Ladakh, and Rajasthan's Bikaner. Reportedly, the most powerful jolt of magnitude 5.3 was reported in Rajasthan on the Richter scale at 05:24 am, followed by a magnitude of 4.1 in Meghalaya at 02:10 am, and a magnitude of 3.6 in Ladakh at 04:57 am. However, no casualties were reported anywhere so far.

Wed, 21 Jul 2021 - 10:45 AM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Earthquake In Rajasthan, No Casualties In Earthquake, Earthquake In Ladakh, Earthquake In Meghalaya, National Center for Seismology

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5.4 Magnitude Sikkim Earthquake Jolts Parts Of Bengal, Bihar, Assam

A 5.4 magnitude earthquake jolted the Sikkim-Nepal border on April 5 night. While the tremors were felt at several parts of West Bengal, Assam, and Bihar, the National Center for Seismology stated of no aftershocks as the magnitude was below 6. Reportedly, the earthquake occurred at 8:49PM, having epicenter at 25-km east-southeast of Gangtok with a depth of 10 Km. However, no casualties have been reported so far. 

Tue, 06 Apr 2021 - 10:48 AM / by Neha Sanjeev

Tags: Earthquake, Sikkim, National Center for Seismology, West Bengal

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Mumbai Feels Tremors As 3.5 Magnitude Earthquake Hits On September 11

The National Centre of Sesimology (NCS) has confirmed that Mumbai experienced an earthquake in the early hours of September 11. The earthquake which measured 3.5 on Richter scale occurred 98 Km north of Mumbai. No casualties or losses have been reported yet. "Earthquake of Magnitude:3.5, Occurred on 11-09-2020, 03:57:50 IST, Lat: 19.95 & Long: 72.76, Depth: 10 Km ,Location: 98 km N of Mumbai, Maharashtra," the NCS tweeted.

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 - 07:48 AM / by Sneha Ramesh

Tags: Mumbai, Maharashtra , Earthquake, National Center for Seismology

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Earthquake in Andaman and Nicobar Islands

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4.3 Magnitude Earthquake Jolted Nicobar Islands

On September 6 early morning, the Nicobar Islands were jolted by a 4.3 magnitude earthquake. The National Center for Seismology (NCS) informed that the focus of the earthquake was 82 kilometres below the surface. The Andaman and Nicobar islands are regarded as seismically active regions and, hence, are categorized in Zone V. 

Sun, 06 Sep 2020 - 09:47 AM / by Shivam Chandrashekhar Kulkarni

Tags: Andaman and Nicobar, Earthquake, National Center for Seismology, Richter Scale

Courtesy: India Today