Earthquake: Earthquake tremors felt in Delhi on New Year, Earth shook in Haryana too

Earthquake in Delhi




 Earthquake in Delhi: Earthquake tremors were felt in Delhi and its surrounding areas on the very first day of the new year. The National Center for Seismology measured the intensity of the earthquake. The center said that the intensity of the earthquake was 3.8. However, there was no loss of life or property due to these tremors.

According to the National Center for Seismology (NCS), an earthquake occurred at 1:19 am on Sunday (01-01-2023) in the north-west of Jhajjar, Haryana, whose depth was 5 km below the ground. According to the reading received from the center, the intensity of the earthquake was 3.8 on the Richter scale. Due to this, the earth shook in many areas of Delhi-NCR.

Earlier on November 12, the intensity of the earthquake was 5.4 on the Richter scale, which came in Nepal at around 7:57 pm. The National Center for Seismology had said that the depth of the earthquake was 10 km below the ground.

There is a fault under Rohtak-Jhajjar!

The National Center for Seismology is the nodal agency of the Government of India for monitoring seismic activities in the country. According to this agency, earthquakes often occur near the Mahendragarh-Dehradun fault line passing through Rohtak-Jhajjar, on which the National Center for Seismology keeps a direct eye. When the earthquake occurred in the early hours today, a tremor was recorded just 5 kilometers below the ground in Haryana, due to which people felt the earthquake in many areas.

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