Earthquake of magnitude 3.2 hits Delhi, NCR

An earthquake hit 19 kilometers South-East of Noida, the National Center for Seismology (NCS) has reported.
Earthquake (Representative Picture)

New Delhi, June 3 : Tremors were felt in Delhi-NCR with low intensity shocks were experienced across the region. The centre of the tremor was south east of Noida.

As per National Centre for Seismology, earthquake of magnitude 3.2 on the richter scale struck 19 km south east of Noida at 10.42 p.m. on Wednesday.

However, no damage has been reported so far due to the tremor.

Earlier on May 29, a medium-intensity earthquake struck Delhi, Noida, Gurugram, Punjab, and Uttar Pradesh. According to the National Center for Seismology, the magnitude of the quake was measured to be 4.6 on the Richter Scale.

On May 15, an earthquake measuring 2.2 on the Richter Scale hit the national capital 13 kilometers northwest of New Delhi. The epicenter was Pitampura in north Delhi. On May 10, tremors shook Delhi, Noida and adjoining areas. The magnitude was measured to be 3.5 on the Richter Scale.

Back in April, a 3.5-magnitude quake rocked Delhi. The epicenter was tracked in Wazirabad in northeast Delhi at a depth of 8 kilometers.

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