3 Low-Intensity Earthquakes Hit Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya
Three low-intensity earthquakes struck the northeastern states of India inside a distinction of few hours in the course of the early hours of Friday morning.
An earthquake of magnitude 4.1 on the Richter scale hit Assam’s Tezpur 2.04, as per the National Centre for Seismology (NCS).
The quake occurred at 2.04 am at a depth of twenty-two kilometres. The epicentre of the quake was positioned 36 kilometres West-Northwest of Tezpur.
“Earthquake of Magnitude:4.1, Occurred on 18-06-2021, 02:04:40 IST, Lat: 26.73 and Long: 92.44, Depth: 22 Km, Location: 36km WNW of Tezpur, Assam, India,” the NCS mentioned in a tweet.
Prior to that, an earthquake of magnitude 3.0 on the Richter scale hit Manipur’s Moirang.
As per NCS, the quake occurred at 1.06 am at a depth of 10 kilometres. The epicentre of the quake was positioned 39 kilometres East-Southeast of Moirang.
An earthquake of magnitude 2.6 on the Richter scale additionally occurred within the West Khasi Hills of Meghalaya.
NCS mentioned the quake occurred at 4.20 am at a depth of 10 kilometres. The epicentre of the quake was positioned 58 kilometres West-Southwest of Nongpoh.
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