Home/ News / India/  Earthquake tremors of 2.7 magnitude felt in Delhi-NCR region, says NCS

A day after major jolts hit Delhi-NCR region, minor tremors of about 2.7 magnitude on the Richter scale were felt in the region at around 4.42 pm on 22 March, said National Center for Seismology.

According to the centre, the affected location was West Delhi.

"Earthquake of Magnitude:2.7, Occurred on 22-03-2023, 16:42:35 IST, Lat: 28.66 & Long: 77.03, Depth: 5 Km, Location: 17km WNW of New Delhi, India," tweeted the National Center for Seismology.

However, no loss of lives or property has been reported as yet.

Earlier om Tuesday, strong tremors were felt by people staying in Delhi-NCR at around 10.22 pm. As per details, quake was estimated magnitude 6.6 on the Richter scale and epicenter of the earthquake was the Hindu Kush region in Afghanistan.

No loss f life or property has been reported.

However, USGS said tremors were felt in Turkmenistan, India, Kazakhstan, Pakistan, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, China, Afghanistan, and Kyrgyzstan.

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Updated: 22 Mar 2023, 07:02 PM IST
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