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Business News/ News / India/  Earthquake Today: Magnitude 3.2 quake hits Haryana's Sirsa
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Earthquake Today: Magnitude 3.2 quake hits Haryana's Sirsa

Earthquake Today: An earthquake of magnitude 3.2 on the Richter jolted Haryana's Sirsa region on Thursday, according to National Centre for Seismology (NCS) data

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Earthquake Today: An earthquake of magnitude 3.2 on the Richter jolted Haryana's Sirsa

An earthquake of magnitude 3.2 on the Richter jolted Haryana's Sirsa region at 6.10 pm on Thursday, according to National Centre for Seismology (NCS) data.

The NCS stated that the epicentre of the earthquake was located at Latitude 29.87 and Longitude 74.67, at a depth of 10 kilometres.

“Earthquake of Magnitude:3.2, Occurred on 25-04-2024, 18:10:20 IST, Lat: 29.87 & Long: 74.67, Depth: 10 Km, Location: Sirsa, Haryana" the NCS shared in a post on X.

On April 4, tremors were felt in parts of north India as a 5.3-magnitude earthquake hit the Chamba district of Himachal Pradesh.

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Meanwhile, Pakistani authorities on Thursday said an earthquake of 3.2-magnitude struck Karachi, Pakistan's largest metropolis, Wednesday night forcing people to rush out of their homes.

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According to met department officials, the seismic activity originated from a depth of 12 kilometres and was felt notably in Quaidabad, Malir, Gadap and Saadi town areas all the outskirts where residents came running out of their homes.

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Although no casualty has been reported from anywhere.

The tremor lasted for a few seconds and left a minor crack in the wall of a house in Bahria Town, one of the large residential societies.

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Published: 25 Apr 2024, 06:55 PM IST
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