Minor quake near Koyna dam in western Maharashtra

A minor earthquake was recorded in the Koyna dam area in western Maharashtra`s Satara district this evening, dam officials said.

PTI| Last Updated: Nov 30, 2013, 20:59 PM IST

Ratnagiri: A minor earthquake was recorded in the Koyna dam area in western Maharashtra`s Satara district this evening, dam officials said.

The tremors, recorded at 5.28 pm, measured 3.3 on the Richter scale.
Epicentre of the quake was near Goshatwadi in Satara district, 14 km from the reservoir, said the dam authorities.
Tremors were felt in some parts of Satara and Ratnagiri districts. No damage or casualties were recorded.