Mild tremors were felt in Delhi and its neighboring areas after a 6.3 magnitude earthquake struck north-west of Lahore this afternoon.
Earthquake of Magnitude:6.3, Occurred on:24-09-2019, 16:31:58 IST, Lat:32.9 N & Long: 73.7 E, Depth: 40 Km, Region: Pakistan – India (J & K ) Border region pic.twitter.com/tH6RDjGuxD
— India Met. Dept. (@Indiametdept) September 24, 2019
The tremors, which lasted a few seconds, were felt at around 4:35 pm, many in Delhi reported.
The tremors were also felt in parts of north India, including Kashmir, Punjab’s Chandigarh and Uttarakhand’s Dehradun.
There are also reports of tremors in some cities in Pakistan including Islamabad, Rawalpindi, Peshawar and Lahore.
So far, there have been no reports of any loss to life or property due to the earthquake.
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