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Earthquake of magnitude 3 hits J-K's Katra

Written by  Jasleen Kaur -- December 07th 2022 12:29 PM
Earthquake of magnitude 3 hits J-K's Katra

Earthquake of magnitude 3 hits J-K's Katra

Jammu, December 7: An earthquake of magnitude 3.0 on the Richter scale rocked Katra in Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday.

According to the National Centre for Seismology, the location of the earthquake was 74 km East South East of Katra and it occurred at 9:15 am. "Earthquake of Magnitude:3.0, Occurred on 07-12-2022, 09:15:48 IST, Lat: 32.71 & Long: 75.65, Depth: 10 Km ,Location: 74km ESE of Katra, Jammu and Kashmir," tweeted the National Center for Seismology.

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Earlier, on September 8, an earthquake of magnitude 3.5 on the Richter scale had occurred 62 km East-North-East of Katra in Jammu and Kashmir, National Center for Seismology had said. The earthquake occurred at 7:52 am at a depth of 10 km below the ground.

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