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Earthquake of magnitude 5.1 hits Campbell Bay in Andaman and Nicobar island

An earthquake of magnitude 5.1 on the Richter scale hit south-east of Campbell Bay in Andaman and Nicobar island on Monday, according to the National Centre for Seismology (NCS).

ANI | Campbell Bay (Andaman And Nicobar) | Updated: 19-10-2020 18:54 IST | Created: 19-10-2020 18:54 IST
Earthquake of magnitude 5.1 hits Campbell Bay in Andaman and Nicobar island
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An earthquake of magnitude 5.1 on the Richter scale hit south-east of Campbell Bay in Andaman and Nicobar island on Monday, according to the National Centre for Seismology (NCS). The tremor occurred at a depth of 10 kilometres at 3:08 pm today.

"Earthquake of Magnitude:5.1, Occurred on 19-10-2020, 15:08:50 IST, Latitude: 3.10 and Longitude: 96.33, Depth: 10 Km, Location: 510 km SSE of Campbell Bay, Andaman and Nicobar island, India," the NCS tweeted. There were no reports of injuries or damage to the property due to the quake. (ANI)


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