Quake measuring 5.3 rocks Rajasthan’s Bikaner, another tremblor hits Ladakh


New Delhi: An earthquake measuring 5.3 on the Richter scale hit Rajasthan’ Bikaner early Wednesday (July 21), the National Centre for Seismology informed.

“Earthquake of Magnitude:5.3, Occurred on 21-07-2021, 05:24:29 IST, Lat: 29.19 & Long: 70.05, Depth: 110 Km ,Location: 343km WNW of Bikaner, Rajasthan,” National Centre for Seismology tweeted.

Meanwhile, an earthquake measuring 3.6 on Richter scale hit Ladakh region today morning, National Centre for Seismology informed.

“Earthquake of Magnitude:3.6, Occurred on 21-07-2021, 04:57:46 IST, Lat: 34.20 & Long: 77.78, Depth: 200 Km ,Location: 19km ENE of Leh, Laddakh,” read the tweet by National Centre for Seismology.

No damage was reported in Ladakh due to the low intensity of the quake.

(This is a breaking news story, more details are awaited)



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