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Earthquake: Delhi-NCR shook once due to earthquake tremors, know in how many parts India’s earthquake zone is divided

Delhi-NCR shook once due to earthquake tremors.

Delhi-NCR shook once due to earthquake tremors.


Earthquake: Earthquake tremors have been felt once again in Delhi and NCR. Whose intensity has been recorded at 5.8 Richter scale. Earthquake tremors have been felt in many areas of Delhi-NCR as well as Uttarakhand. Whereas its center was Nepal. The epicenter of the earthquake in Nepal has been 10 kilometers below the ground.

Even before this, tremors were felt in Delhi on January 5 due to earthquake. Earthquake tremors were felt in Delhi-NCR on January 5 at around eight o’clock. At the same time, its center was the Hindu Kush region in Afghanistan. In which the intensity of the earthquake was recorded at 5.9 on the Richter scale.

India’s earthquake zone is divided into five parts

Bureau of Indian Standards has divided India into five seismic zones according to various agencies. In which mild tremors of earthquake occur in four zones. But the fifth zone of earthquake is the most dangerous. According to scientists, earthquakes up to 9 Richter scale can occur in the fifth zone. The entire Northeast India comes in the fifth zone. These include parts of Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, the Rann of Kutch in Gujarat, parts of north Bihar and the Andaman and Nicobar Islands. Most of the earthquakes occur in these areas.

The earthquake occurred three times in 15 days in the valley

Earthquake tremors were felt in the valley on January 19. Whose intensity was recorded at 3.2 Richter scale. Even before this, earthquake tremors were felt in Kishtwar district at around 11.15 pm on Sunday, January 8. Whose intensity was recorded at 3.6 Richter scale. Earthquake tremors were felt in Jammu and Kashmir on January 5 before January 8. Whose intensity was recorded at 5.9 Richter scale. However, this is the third time an earthquake has occurred in the state in the first month of the year. But there has been no loss of life or property in this.

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