The National Center for Seismology (NCS) has informed that a moderate earthquake measuring 3.6 magnitude on the Richter Scale has hit Jammu and Kashmir. The earthquake hit Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday night at 9.13 pm. No reports of causality or damage to property due to the quake was reported.
An earthquake of magnitude 3.6 hit Jammu and Kashmir at 9:13 pm today: National Center for Seismology pic.twitter.com/jstPLlVj0h
— ANI (@ANI) January 19, 2021
Earlier an earthquake measuring 4.1 magnitude on the Richter Scale was reported in Jammu and Kashmir on 16 January. The epicentre of the earthquake was at a depth of 93 km east of Katra. Earlier on January 11, another earthquake of magnitude 5.1 had struck Kishwer district in Jammu and Kashmir.