Jammu and Kashmir: Earthquake measuring 4.5 on the Richter Scale strikes state, says IMD

A medium-intensity earthquake measuring 4.5 on the Richter Scale hit Jammu and Kashmir early on Sunday, the IMD said.

PTI December 11, 2017 06:38:31 IST
Jammu and Kashmir: Earthquake measuring 4.5 on the Richter Scale strikes state, says IMD

New Delhi: A medium-intensity earthquake measuring 4.5 on the Richter Scale hit Jammu and Kashmir early on Sunday, the IMD said.

According to the National Seismology Centre of the India Meteorological Department (IMD), the earthquake occurred at 4.28 am at a depth of 33 Km.

There were no immediate reports of loss of life or property.

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