August 10, 2022

An earthquake of magnitude 4.3 on the Richter scale occurred 187 km southeast of Port Blair within the Andaman and Nicobar islands, knowledgeable the Nationwide Middle for Seismology (NCS) on Tuesday.

The depth of the earthquake was 30 km which occurred at 8:05 am early within the morning.

“Earthquake of Magnitude: 4.3, Occurred on 05-07-2022, 08:05:04 IST, Lat: 10.27 & Lengthy: 93.75, Depth: 30 Km, Location: 187km SE of Portblair, Andaman and Nicobar island, India,” NCS tweeted.

Earlier within the day, an earthquake of magnitude 5.0 on the Richter scale occurred 215 km east southeast of Port Blair. The depth of the earthquake was 44 km which occurred at 5:57 am.

“Earthquake of Magnitude:5.0, Occurred on 05-07-2022, 05:57:04 IST, Lat: 10.54 & Lengthy: 94.36, Depth: 44 Km, Location: 215km ESE of Portblair, Andaman and Nicobar island, India,” NCS stated in a tweet.

Nationwide Middle for Seismology (NCS) is the nodal company of the Authorities of India for monitoring earthquake exercise within the nation.

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