5.0 Magnitude Earthquake Jolts Andaman And Nicobar Islands

An earthquake measuring 5.0 on the Richter scale hit the Nicobar Islands on Wednesday, the National Center for Seismology (NCS) reported.

The earthquake struck around 5:40 am. The earthquake occurred at 10 km week.

Earthquake of Magnitude:5.0, Occurred on 02-08-2023, 05:40:11 IST, Lat: 9.32 & Long: 94.03, Depth: 10 Km ,Location: Nicobar islands,” the NCS tweeted.

No casualties or damages have been reported yet.

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