Earthquake of 3.2 magnitude hits Himachal Pradesh’s Kinnaur

By: |
July 07, 2020 9:47 AM

"The earthquake measuring 3.2 on the Richter scale was recorded at 1:03 am today. The epicentre of the earthquake was northeast of Kinnaur," Director of Shimla Meteorological Centre Manmohan Singh said.

Earthquake in kinnaur, earthquake in Himachal Pradesh, Earthquake in kinnaur magnitude, latest news on earthqauke in himachal pradeshIt occurred at a depth of seven kilometres, he said, adding that mild tremors were felt across the district.

A low-intensity earthquake of magnitude 3.2 hit Himachal Pradesh’s Kinnaur district on Tuesday, officials said. No loss of life or property was reported, they said.

“The earthquake measuring 3.2 on the Richter scale was recorded at 1:03 am today. The epicentre of the earthquake was northeast of Kinnaur,” Director of Shimla Meteorological Centre Manmohan Singh said.

It occurred at a depth of seven kilometres, he said, adding that mild tremors were felt across the district.

Most parts of Himachal Pradesh, including Kinnaur, fall in the high-seismic sensitive zone.

Get live Stock Prices from BSE, NSE, US Market and latest NAV, portfolio of Mutual Funds, Check out latest IPO News, Best Performing IPOs, calculate your tax by Income Tax Calculator, know market’s Top Gainers, Top Losers & Best Equity Funds. Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.

Financial Express is now on Telegram. Click here to join our channel and stay updated with the latest Biz news and updates.

Next Stories
1Progress of monsoon over Delhi, nearby region likely to be slow: IMD
2Low intensity earthquake of magnitude 2.1 hits Delhi
3Footprints of 6 dinosaur species found in UK: All you need to know about it