We deliver the northeast

Two medium intensity earthquake jolts Assam

Two medium-intensity earthquake jolted Assam in quick succession early on Tuesday. No loss of life or property has been reported yet.

The first earthquake of magnitude 4.4, with its epicenter at 44 km west of Guwahati, occurred at 1.28 am at a depth of 5 km
Also Read: Sikkim: 7-day complete lockdown imposed in Gangtok
The second earthquake of magnitude 4.2, with its epicenter in Barpeta district, occurred two seconds later at a depth of 71 km.

It may be mentioned that Assam falls under the seismic V zone and are prone to earthquakes. Earthquake in the region is a common phenomenon.

Readers like you make Inside Northeast’s work possible

To support our brand of fearless and investigative journalism, support us HERE.


The Inside Northeast app HERE for News, Views, and Reviews from Northeast India.

Do keep following us for news on-the-go. We deliver the Northeast.          

Leave A Reply

Your email address will not be published.