J&K jolted by 4.6 magnitude earthquake with epicenter in Leh

Srinagar : A moderate intensity earthquake measuring 4.6 on the Richter scale hit the state of Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday.

“The earthquake occurred at 8.22 am with epicenter located at 63.6 km north of Leh town. The coordinates of the tremor were latitude 34.39 degrees north and longitude 78.21 degrees east,” an official of MeT said.

He also said that the depth of the earthquake was 10 kilometers.

However, there are no reports of any damage reported so far.

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