Light intensity quake hits J&K

An earthquake of low magnitude was felt in Srinagar and other parts of Jammu and Kashmir this morning, the Meteorological Department said.

PTI| Last Updated: Mar 19, 2015, 15:21 PM IST

Srinagar: An earthquake of low magnitude was felt in Srinagar and other parts of Jammu and Kashmir this morning, the Meteorological Department said.

"A slight intensity tremor, measuring 3.8 on the Richter Scale was felt at 7.15 am today," a MET spokesman told a news agency here.

He said the epicentre of the earthquake was J&K-Pakistan border with latitude of 36.8 degrees (North) and latitude 73.5 degrees East.