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4.1 Magnitude earthquake hits Punjab’s Amritsar days after tremors felt in Delhi-NCR

Punjab Earthquake: This comes days after tremors were felt in Delhi and neighbouring areas on Wednesday and Saturday.

By Ruchi Upadhyay 
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New Delhi: Now tremors of earthquake have been felt in Amritsar, Punjab in the early hours of today. According to sources, the magnitude of this earthquake was measured at 4.1 on the Richter scale at 3:42 am, 145 km north-west of Amritsar in Punjab. According to the National Center for Seismology, this earthquake occurred at a depth of 120 km below the ground.

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The National Center for Seismology said that the earthquake occurred at around 3:42 am at a depth of 120 km.

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“Earthquake of Magnitude:4.1, Occurred on 14-11-2022, 03:42:27 IST, Lat: 31.95 & Long: 73.38, Depth: 120 Km ,Location: 145km WNW of Amritsar, Punjab, India,” the centre tweeted.

Delhi and neighbouring areas witnessed tremors in two separate incidents last week. The first was on November 9 after a tremor with its epicentre in Nepal and measuring 6.3 on the Richter scale hit Nepal.

Strong tremors were also felt on November 12 after an earthquake measuring 5.4 hit Nepal again.

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