According to the National Centre for Seismology, an earthquake of magnitude 2.7 hit Delhi on Monday at 1:26 PM at a depth of 5 km.
A low-intensity earthquake measuring 2.7 on the Richter scale rocked Delhi-NCR for the second consecutive day on Monday. Mild tremors were felt in nearby cities as well.
According to the National Centre for Seismology, an earthquake of magnitude 2.7 hit Delhi on Monday at 1:26 PM at a depth of 5 km. It, however, didn’t immediately reveal the epicentre of the quake.
As soon as people felt the tremors they rushed out of their homes. Tremors were felt for several seconds.
Monday is the second consecutive day when people in the national capital region felt tremors. On Sunday as well, a low-intensity earthquake hit the region. People felt tremors for several seconds in Delhi, Noida, Ghaziabad, Gurugram and nearby areas. The quake measured 3.5 on the Richter scale.
The epicentre of today’s quake is yet to be ascertained. Reports suggest there were no reports of any damage from anywhere.
This is a developing story. More details awaited.