An earthquake of magnitude 5.2 on the Richter scale struck Assam’s Goalpara at 8.45 am today, said the National Centre for Seismology.

“Earthquake of Magnitude:5.2, Occurred on 07-07-2021, 08:45:25 IST, Lat: 26.15 & Long: 90.28, Depth: 14 Km , Location: 71km N of Tura, Meghalaya, India,” the National Center for Seismology tweeted.

 

The earthquake struck at around 8:45 am. According to the Regional Meteorological Centre, Guwahati, the 5.2-magnitude earthquake hit near Goalpara in Assam, originating at a focal depth of 14 kilometres.

The earthquake had its epicentre at latitude 26.15 N and longitude 90.28 E, about 150 KM from Guwahati.

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No loss of life or property has been reported so far.

Earlier, An earthquake of magnitude 3.7 hit Haryana’s Jhajjar and mild tremors were also felt in New Delhi and surrounding areas of the National Capital Region.

The earthquake of Magnitude 3.7 hit 10-km north of Jhajjar, Haryana at 10:36 pm, the National Centre for Seismology informed.”Earthquake of magnitude:3.7, Occurred on 05-07-2021, 22:36:54 IST, Lat: 28.70 and long: 76.65, Depth: 5 Km, Location: 10km N of Jhajjar, Haryana,” they tweeted.

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