Earthquake of 3.2 magnitude hits Himachal Pradesh’s Kinnaur

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Published: July 7, 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.

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