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Earthquake of 4.2 jolts Ladakh's Kargil

An earthquake measuring 4.2 on the Richter Scale hit Ladakh's Kargil on Thursday, the National Centre for Seismology (NCS) informed.

ANI | Ladakh | Updated: 08-10-2020 10:02 IST | Created: 08-10-2020 10:01 IST
Earthquake of 4.2 jolts Ladakh's Kargil
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An earthquake measuring 4.2 on the Richter Scale hit Ladakh's Kargil on Thursday, the National Centre for Seismology (NCS) informed. The tremor occurred at 9:22 am at a depth of 10 kilometers.

"Earthquake of Magnitude:4.2, Occurred on 08-10-2020, 09:22:06 IST, Lat: 35.36 and Long: 75.81, Depth: 10 Km, Location: Ladakh," the NCS tweeted. There were no reports of injuries or damage to the property as a result of the quake.


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