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Uttarakhand: 4.2 magnitude earthquake


  • Uttarakhand, a 4.2 magnitude earthquake struck near Joshīmath, in Chamoli district, according to the National Center for Seismology (NCS). 
  • The earthquake occurred at an intermediate to considerable depth of 171.2 km beneath the epicenter late at night on 10 Sep.
  • As per reports, tremors were also felt in Bageshwar ,Champawat, Tehri Garhwal, Rudraprayag and other parts of the state. 
  • People came out of their homes in some parts of the hilly region. 
  • However no loss of lives or property was reported.