Guwahati (Assam), Feb 17 : An earthquake of magnitude 4.7 on the Richter scale occurred at 5.55 pm on Wednesday, 17 km west-northwest of Tezpur area of Sonitpur district in Assam, the National Center for Seismology said.
Strong tremors were also felt in state capital Guwahati.
The earthquake occurred at Latitude 26.71 and Longitude 92.63.
The quake was also felt in Bangladesh, Myanmar (Burma), Bhutan, and China according to reports.
On February 15, a minor earthquake of magnitude 3.4 had occurred Kohima around 5 pm. No casualties or property damage was reported.
More details are awaited.