Moderate intensity quake hits Kashmir


Srinagar, Sep 23: A moderate intensity earthquake hit the Kashmir Valley on Saturday, a weather official confirmed.

An earthquake with magnitude 4.5 on the Richter scale took place at 5.44 a.m.

“The intensity of the earthquake was moderate and its coordinates were latitude 35.0 degrees north and longitude 74.4 degrees east”said,  Met department official.

The epicentre of the tremor was in a depth of 150 km.

However, no casualties or any damage to property have been reported.

Wefornews Bureau

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