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3. 6 magnitude earthquake jolts Chamba

A moderate-intensity earthquake shook Himachal Pradesh's Chamba district Sunday evening.

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Shimla Updated on: January 19, 2020 19:41 IST
3. 6 magnitude earthquake jolts Chamba
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3. 6 magnitude earthquake jolts Chamba

A moderate-intensity earthquake shook Himachal Pradesh's Chamba district Sunday evening. No loss of life or property was reported. Shimla Meteorological Centre Director Manmohan Singh said a 3.6M quake hit the district at 4:14 pm. The epicentre was at a depth of 10 km northeast of Chamba, he said, adding mild tremors were also felt in adjoining areas.

Most parts of Himachal, including Chamba, fall in a high-seismic zone and are often hit by mild quakes.  

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