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Tremors felt in Delhi due to earthquake in Uttarakhand

IANS  |  New Delhi 

Tremors were felt in and NCR at around 8.45 p.m. on Wednesday that lasted for a few seconds following a moderate earthquake in

According to the Centre for Seismology, an earthquake of 5.5 magnitude was reported in Rudraprayag in

"The epicentre is in Uttarakhand, the tremors felt in and NCR are the impulses," an official at Centre for Seismology, India Meteorological Department (IMD), told IANS.

The epicentre of the quake was at 30 km depth, and the tremor is considered moderate. This is the second earthquake in in the past 24 hours. On Tuesday, a 3.3 magnitude quake was reported in the state.

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First Published: Wed, December 06 2017. 21:24 IST
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