Earthquake :Magnitude Earthquake : Lakshwadeep : Richter scale
Lakshwadeep hit by Earthquake : Magnitude of 5.3 on Richter scale
- An earthquake measuring 5.3 on the Richter scale hit the Lakshadweep Sea region on Wednesday, the weather office said.
- Since, there were no immediate reports of loss of lives or property.
- Furthermore “The quake hit the Lakshadweep Sea around 4.01am at a depth of 10km,” an India Meteorological Department (IMD) official said.
“The epicentre of the earthquake was at latitude 5.8 degree north and longitude 76 degree east,” he added.