Low-intensity earthquake hits Mumbai

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New Delhi (NVI): A mild earthquake measuring 3.5 magnitude on the Richter Scale struck Mumbai this morning, the National Center for Seismology (NCS) said.

The National Centre for Seismology (NCS) tweeted, “Earthquake of Magnitude:3.5, Occurred on 07-09-2020, 08:07:19 IST, Lat: 19.99 & Long: 72.80, Depth: 5 Km, Location: 102km N of Mumbai, Maharashtra.”

 

However, there were no immediate reports of any loss of life or damage to property due to the earthquake so far. More details are awaited in this regard.

 

Earlier on September 5, an earthquake of magnitude 2.7 occurred 98 km north of Mumbai, Maharashtra.

-RJV