The mild tremor occurred at about 8.20 am. The epicenter was near the district headquarters town of Keonjhar, about 235 km from state capital Bhubaneswar, the official said.
There were no reports of any injury or damage to property from any part of the state, he said.
Bhubaneswar: An earthquake of slight intensity, measuring 3.7 on the Richter scale, was felt on Saturday in Odisha, a senior official of the Bhubaneswar meteorological centre said.
First Published: Saturday, November 05, 2011, 11:03