Magnitude 6.1 earthquake strikes near Nicobar Islands, India - EMSC

by Reuters
Tuesday, 3 August 2021 04:07 GMT

Aug 3 (Reuters) - An earthquake of magnitude 6.1 struck about 310 km (190 miles)south southeast of Port Blair, India, the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) said on Tuesday.

The quake was at a depth of 40 km, EMSC said. (Reporting by Maria Ponnezhath in Bengaluru; Editing by Kim Coghill)

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