Tremors Rock Northeastern States

File shots of damages caused to a temple due to a tremor in Assam . Image : SAV stock shots

Guwahati (Assam), July 19 : North Eastern states experienced two tremor this afternoon at around 2.52 and 3.08 pm. The tremor was felt in Assam, Meghalaya and other Northeastern states.

According official sources ,the magnitude of the quake was 5.9 on the Richter scale. The epicentre of the earthquake was located at East Kameng in Arunachal Pradesh (27.4231° N, 93.0176° E)

While the second earthquake measured 3.8, Occurred this afternoon at 15:04:58 IST, Lat:27.4 N & Long: 92.9 E, Depth: 10 Km, Region: Distt.East Kameng, Arunachal Pradesh.

The two earthquakes measuring 5.6 and 3.8 magnitude on the richter scale jolted the Northeastern region at 2:52 and 3:04 pm respectively.

According to information available , there has been no report of damage or causality at the time of filing of this report .


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