Ladakh: 4.3 magnitude earthquake hits Kargil





An earthquake of magnitude 4.3 on the Richter scale occurred on Monday morning in Kargil, Ladakh, informed the National Center of Seismology (NCS).

Kargil: An earthquake of magnitude 4.3 on the Richter scale occurred on Monday morning in Kargil in Ladakh, informed the National Center of Seismology (NCS).

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The earthquake took place around 9:30 a.m. and was located 10 kilometers underground. The epicenter was 151 km west northwest of Kargil. “A magnitude 4.3 earthquake occurred 64 km WNW of Kargil, Ladakh at around 9:30 a.m. The depth of the earthquake was 10 km below ground,” NCS said in a tweet.
No loss of life or property was reported after the earthquake.

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