A medium-intensity earthquake hit Delhi on Friday evening. The tremors have been additionally felt in Gurugram, Noida, Punjab, and Uttar Pradesh. In line with the Nationwide Middle for Seismology (NCS), the magnitude of the quake was measured to be 4.6 on the Richter Scale. It struck the nationwide capital at 9.08 p.m. 16 kilometers ESE of Rohtak in Haryana. No rapid report of any casualty or injury was reported. Up to now two months, Delhi has unusually been rocked by frequent earthquakes.
“I used to be eating when my chair began transferring. Others, nonetheless, did not react for a number of seconds. The very subsequent second our fan began shaking,” a Delhi resident instructed India TV. A Noida resident mentioned his mattress began trembling and the tremors lasted for about 7-Eight seconds.
Earthquake in Delhi on Might 15
An earthquake had struck the nationwide capital on Might 15. The magnitude then measured was 2.2 on the Richter Scale. It had hit 13 kilometers northwest of New Delhi at 11.28 am. The epicenter was Pitampura in north Delhi. There have been no casualties.
Earthquake in Delhi on April 13
On April 13 this yr, an earthquake measuring 3.5 on the Richter Scale had rocked Delhi. The epicenter was positioned in Wazirabad in northeast Delhi on the depth of Eight kilometers.