Another earthquake in Gujarat! Tremors of magnitude 4.4 on Richter Scale hit 83 km northwest of Rajkot

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Updated: Jun 15, 2020 2:06 PM

Earthquake in Gujarat: An earthquake with a magnitude of 4.4 on the Richter Scale hit 83 km northwest (NW) of Rajkot, Gujarat at 12:57 pm today, the National Center for Seismology (NCS).

earthquake in Gujarat!Another earthquake hits Gujarat.

Earthquake in Gujarat: Another Earthquake has hit Gujarat today. An earthquake with a magnitude of 4.4 on the Richter Scale hit 83 km northwest (NW) of Rajkot, Gujarat at 12:57 pm today, the National Center for Seismology (NCS) said. The fresh report of the earthquake from comes just a day after earthquakes measuring over 5 on Richter Scale struck Gujarat’s Rajkot and Jammy and Kashmir’s Katra in quick succession.

On Sunday, an earthquake of magnitude 5.8 had hit 122 km north-northwest (NNW) of Rajkot, Gujarat at 8:13 pm, news agency ANI had quoted National Center for Seismology (NCS) as saying. News agency PTI had reported that a quake measuring 5.3 with the epicentre near Bhachau in Kutch district had struck Gujarat.

Meanwhile, in the early hours of Monday, an earthquake of magnitude 3.2 also hit Jammu and Kashmir. However, there were no reports of any damage, PTI reported officials as saying. The earthquake had occurred at 4.36 am at a depth of five km. There were no reports of any damage due to the tremors, the officials said.
An earthquake had hit Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday also. It was reported that quake of magnitude 5.5 on the Richter Scale had rocked Katra.

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