4.4 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Bay Of Bengal

Earthquake Hits Bay Of Bengal
An earthquake of magnitude 4.4 on the Richter scale jolted the Bay of Bengal during the wee hours of Monday, September 11, according to the National Center for Seismology (NCS). The quake occurred at around 1:30 pm (IST)

earthquake hits Bay of Bengal

The agency reported the earthquake at a depth of 70 kilometres below the Earth’s surface. The epicentre of this seismic event was located at latitude 9.75 degrees North and longitude 84.12 degrees East.

earthquake hits Bay of Bengal
earthquake hits Bay of Bengal

ON X, formerly known as Twitter, the NCS wrote, “Earthquake of Magnitude: 4.4, Occurred on 11-09-2023, 01:29:06 IST, Latitude: 9.75 and Long: 84.12, depth: 70 km, location: Bay of Bengal, India.”

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