Earthquake tremors were felt in many areas including Delhi in India around 10:30 pm on Friday night. Meanwhile, there have been reports of strong tremors felt by Pakistan’s Islamabad, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and many cities there. According to Pakistan Meteorological Department, the earthquake occurred at 10:02 pm and its magnitude was recorded at 6.4 on the Richter scale. It was reported that its center was in Tajikistan and the depth was 80 kilometers.
An earthquake originated on 12-02-2021 at 22:02 PST
Depth: 80 Km
Lat: 38.12 N
Long: 73.31 E
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This information was confirmed by the National Seismic Monitoring Center, which has measured its magnitude 6.4 on the Richter scale in Tajikistan. These tremors were felt in many areas of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa including Malakand and Hazara divisions in Islamabad, Lahore and other areas of Punjab in Pakistan.
Let us tell you that before the capital of India, including Punjab, Haryana, Jammu Kashmir , Uttarakhand, Rajasthan, besides many states of North India, the tremors were felt at 10:31 pm on Friday night. Three minutes later, tremors were felt again in many states.
Tremors felt in Delhi due to earthquake, why know earthquake?
Earthquake tremors were felt when people were preparing to sleep. The tremors were so strong that people came out of the houses. The people living in the tall buildings were very frightened, because the vibration is felt more in the tall buildings. People are sharing their experiences on social media. People are calling each other and asking for well.
However, the matter of relief is that so far no news of any kind of loss has been revealed. However, the tremors are so sharp that the possibility of loss is being expressed. Pictures of cracks have appeared in the walls from some places.