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8.2 magnitude earthquake hits Alaska

8.2 magnitude earthquake hits Alaska

An earthquake measuring 8.2 on the Richter scale jolted the southern Alaskan coast in the US on Tuesday, prompting a tsunami warning along the coastline.

Jan 23, 2018, 16:50 PM IST
Earthquake measuring 4.7 hits Uttarakhand's Uttarkashi and Rudraprayag

Earthquake measuring 4.7 hits Uttarakhand's Uttarkashi and Rudraprayag

The earthquake is believed to have hit at around 1646 hours with the epicentre in Chamoli.

Dec 28, 2017, 17:58 PM IST
Earthquake of magnitudes 4.5 jolts Jammu and Kashmir

Earthquake of magnitudes 4.5 jolts Jammu and Kashmir

A moderate intensity earthquake on Monday hit the north Indian state Jammu and Kashmir.

Dec 11, 2017, 06:19 AM IST
 Earthquake of magnitude 3.8 hits Punjab's Ludhiana-Sangrur border region

Earthquake of magnitude 3.8 hits Punjab's Ludhiana-Sangrur border region

A moderate intensity earthquake on Thursday struck Ludhiana-Sangrur border region in Punjab.

Nov 30, 2017, 18:42 PM IST
5.0 magnitude earthquake hits Myanmar-India border near Manipur

5.0 magnitude earthquake hits Myanmar-India border near Manipur

A moderate intensity earthquake on Monday struck Myanmar-India border area.

Nov 20, 2017, 17:00 PM IST

5.1-magnitude quake jolts Japan's Hokkaido

An earthquake measuring 5.1 on the Richter scale jolted Japan's Hokkaido prefecture on Friday. No tsunami warning was issued.

Nov 03, 2017, 12:26 PM IST

Quake rocks north eastern region

A moderate intensity earthquake rocked the entire north eastern region late last night, officials said here on Thursday.

Aug 03, 2017, 14:24 PM IST

Media shouldn't sensationalise earthquakes

Dr Arun V Bapat/IANS

Apr 26, 2017, 15:56 PM IST

Manipur earthquake: Quake measuring 4.1 on Richter Scale hits Ukhrul district

 An earthquake measuring 4.1 on the Richter Scale hit Ukhrul district in Manipur on Thursday.

Mar 09, 2017, 09:12 AM IST

Separate quakes hit Arunachal Pradesh, Tripura

Two separate quakes of varying magnitude hit India's northeastern region and Bangladesh on Saturday.

Feb 25, 2017, 14:21 PM IST

Earthquake jolts Meghalaya, neighbouring states

A mild earthquake, measuring 4.5 on the Richter scale, rocked Meghalaya and its neighbouring states on Sunday, an official said.

Feb 12, 2017, 10:58 AM IST
Tremors felt in Uttarakhand, Jammu and Kashmir

Tremors felt in Uttarakhand, Jammu and Kashmir

Mild tremors were felt in the Garhwal region of Uttarakhand on late night on Saturday. The earthquake was also felt in Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir as well.

Feb 12, 2017, 09:11 AM IST
Earthquake measuring 3.6 on Richter scale jolts Uttarakhand's Rudraprayag

Earthquake measuring 3.6 on Richter scale jolts Uttarakhand's Rudraprayag

A moderate intensity earthquake measuring 3.6 on Richter Scale hit Uttarakhand Tuesday afternoon.

Feb 07, 2017, 17:49 PM IST

Earthquake measuring 6.3 on Richter scale hits China's Qinghai province

An earthquake measuring 6.3 on the Richter scale hit China's Qinghai province on Monday, according to the China Earthquake Networks Centre.

Oct 17, 2016, 16:07 PM IST

Quake of magnitude 6.0 hits northeast of New Zealand

An earthquake of magnitude 6.0 struck 188 km (116 miles)in the ocean northeast of Gisborne, New Zealand on Thursday, the United States Geological Survey (USGS )reported.

Sep 01, 2016, 04:38 AM IST

Medium intensity quakes jolt Manipur, Gujarat

Another medium intensity tremor, measuring 3 on the Richter Scale, hit Gujarat at 11:30 PM.

May 13, 2016, 02:00 AM IST
Earthquake measuring 3.7 on Richter scale strikes Assam

Earthquake measuring 3.7 on Richter scale strikes Assam

A mild earthquake measuring 3.7 on the Richter scale today shook the Cachar region of Assam.

Apr 19, 2016, 19:13 PM IST
5.4-magnitude earthquake strikes Meghalaya

5.4-magnitude earthquake strikes Meghalaya

An earthquake with magnitude in the Richter Scale rocked Meghalaya on Monday afternoon.

Apr 05, 2016, 14:01 PM IST

8.2 magnitude earthquake may hit North India: All you need to know

North India is at a risk of high intensity earthquakes, ranging 8.2 magnitude on the Richter Scale.

Jan 07, 2016, 18:31 PM IST
Magnitude 5.9 earthquake rocks Pakistan, Afghanistan, north India

Magnitude 5.9 earthquake rocks Pakistan, Afghanistan, north India

The epicentre of the quake was in the Hindu Kush region of Afghanistan. 

Nov 23, 2015, 00:23 AM IST

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