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4.7 magnitude Earthquake in Delhi-NCR: Tremors felt in Delhi, Noida, Gurgaon

Delhi Earthquake

Tremors were felt in New Delhi and parts of National Capital Region (NCR) after a 4.7 magnitude earthquake struck on the Delhi-Haryana border this morning.

The tremors, which lasted nearly a minute, shook Delhi and neighbouring Gurgaon and Ghaziabad around 4:25 am. According to the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD), the epicentre of the earthquake was at the Delhi-Haryana border.

The earthquake, a shallow one, struck at a depth of 10 kilometers, the US Geological Survey said.
There was no immediate loss of life and property reported.

Many people took to Twitter soon after the tremors.

 

 

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Magnitude mb 4.7
Region HARYANA, INDIA
Date time 2017-06-01 22:55:57.7 UTC
Location 29.02 N ; 76.75 E
Depth 30 km
Distances 60 km NW of Delhi, India / pop: 10,928,000 / local time: 04:25:57.7 2017-06-02
13 km S of Gohāna, India / pop: 56,100 / local time: 04:25:57.7 2017-06-02
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