Uttarakhand experiences moderate earthquake

Published on April 02, 2015 14:47:47 PM
Moderate earthquake was felt in Uttarakhand's Chamoli district in the wee hours of Thursday.

The earthquake, of a magnitude of 5.1 on the richter scale, occurred at 2.53 am and lasted for few minutes. It had latitude of 30.2 degrees north and longitude of 79.4 degrees east.

There have been no reports of any casualty or damage to property, though the quake shook the people out of sleep.