An earthquake of a magnitude of 3.5 Richter scale hit Delhi at 5.45 pm today.
“Earthquake of Magnitude: 3.5 just happened in Delhi NCR. Occurred on:12-04-2020, 17:45:03 IST, Latitude:28.7 N and Longitude: 77.2 E, Depth: 8 Km, Region: NCT Delhi,” wrote Satyanarayan Pradhan, the DG of National Disaster Response Force.
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A massive earthquake of 6.3 on the Richter scale hit Afganistan. The epicentre was located in north-eastern Afghanistan.
The earthquake tremor was felt at 5:09 pm.
The depth reported was 190 km, as per the India Meteorological Department, which initially estimated its magnitude at 7.1 before revising it.