fb   twitter   g+

Subscribe to NewsWagon

Don't miss a single story. Subscribe now.

5.5 magnitude earthquake hits off Andaman coast

 29 July 2014
fb   twitter   g+

The Andaman and Nicobar Islands were jolted by an earthquake measuring 5.5 on the Richter scale on Tuesday but chances of Tsunami are ruled out.

"An earthquake measuring 5.5 on Richter scale occurred at 12:37 pm," the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said.

The Andaman Sea and southern part of Indian Ocean is prone to earthquakes.

fb   twitter   g+

More in In-Newz