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
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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.
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