Earthquake in Maharashtra’s Palghar: Mild tremors recorded

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Updated: Aug 24, 2020 8:15 AM

Palghar district in Maharashtra on Sunday experienced four tremors, ranging from the magnitudes of 2.7 to 3.1, authorities said. No casualty or damage to property was reported.

Earthquake in Maharashtra, Earthquake in Maharashtra Palghar, Palghar district, Maharashtra earthquake magnitude,latest news on earthquake in MaharashtraCertain parts of Palghar district had experienced lot of seismic activity in 2018 and 2019. (Representational image)

Palghar district in Maharashtra on Sunday experienced four tremors, ranging from the magnitudes of 2.7 to 3.1, authorities said. No casualty or damage to property was reported.

“The first tremor of 2.8 magnitude was felt at 11:3 AM, and the second of 3.0 magnitude was experienced at 5:2 pm. Another quake with the magnitude of 3.1 was felt at 6:4 pm and the fourth one was felt at 7:29 pm, which was of 2. magnitude,” said Palghar district disaster cell chief Vivekanand Kadam.

Certain parts of Palghar district had experienced lot of seismic activity in 2018 and 2019.

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