4.6 magnitude earthquake hits Uttarakhand’s Joshimath
At around 5:58 am on Saturday, tremors measuring 4.6 on the Richter Scale were felt in Joshimath.Author : Sneha Mathew
At 5:58 am, 4.6 magnitude earthquake in Joshimath on Saturday morning left people in panic mode as the tremors of the earthquake were strong. There have been no reports of damage or loss of life yet but more information is awaited.
The National Center of Seismology (NCS) confirmed the magnitude of the earthquake through a tweet made from their official twitter handle. The tweet said
“Earthquake of Magnitude:4.6, Occurred on 11-09-2021, 05:58:31 IST, Lat: 30.43 & Long: 79.26, Depth: 5.0 Km ,Location: 31km WSW of Joshimath, Uttarakhand.”