An earthquake of magnitude 4.0 on the Richter scale hit Uttarakhand's Uttarkashi on Thursday morning.
According to a tweet by the India Meteorological Department, the quake orginated at a depth of 10 km and had a latitude of 30.8 North and Longitude of 78.2 East.
Earthquake of Magnitude:4.0, Occurred on:14-06-2018, 06:12:08 IST, Lat:30.8 N & Long: 78.2 E, Depth: 10 Km, Region:Uttarkashi, Uttarakhand pic.twitter.com/Jrg6NXmrJ2
— IMD-Earthquake (@IMD_Earthquake) June 14, 2018
In 1991, a high-density earthquake measuring 6.8 on the Richter scale hit Uttarkashi resulting in the deaths of more than 760 people and thousands injured.