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3.5 magnitude earthquake hits Bathinda district in Punjab; details awaited

A low-intensity earthquake of 3.5 magnitudes on the Richter scale occurred in Bathinda, Punjab on Monday morning, said the National Centre for Seismology (NCS)

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A low-intensity of 3.5 magnitudes on the Richter scale occurred in Bathinda, on Monday morning, said the Centre for Seismology (NCS).

According to the NCS, the quake took place at 6:48 am, 100 kilometers south-west of Bathinda at a depth of 24 kilometeres.

"of Magnitude: 3.5, Occurred on 08-02-2021, 06:48:31 IST, Latitude: 29.44 and Longitude: 74.40, Depth: 24 Km, Location: 100 km SSW of Bathinda, Punjab," NCS tweeted.

An of magnitude 3.5 on the Richter scale occurred in Gulmarg of Jammu and Kashmir this morning, according to the NCS.

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First Published: Mon, February 08 2021. 09:46 IST