4.6 magnitude quake hits Nicobar Islands

Last Updated: Sunday, March 11, 2012 - 09:32

New Delhi: A moderate earthquake measuring 4.6 on the Richter scale on early Sunday struck Nicobar Islands region.

The quake hit the islands at 2.28 am, according to the Met
department.

There was no immediate report of any damage to life or
property due to the tremors.

The Nicobar Islands comprise 22 large and small islands,
and are situated in the south-east of the Bay of Bengal.

PTI



First Published: Sunday, March 11, 2012 - 09:32

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