Right before a medium-intensity earthquake of magnitude 4.2 struck near Delhi at 11:46 pm on Thursday, a moderate-intensity earthquake measuring 3.2 on the Richter scale jolted Manipur at about 10 pm.
The National Centre for Seismology (NCS) under the Ministry of Earth Sciences said the tremor occurred at 10.03 pm on Thursday. The quake’s epicenter was recorded 36-km south of Moirang, under Bishnupur district, in Manipur.
According to the data received from NCS, the quake struck on latitude 24.15 degrees and longitude 93.74 degrees.
Earlier on November 21, two back-to-back earthquakes each measuring 2.8 and 4.0 magnitude on the Richter scale rocked the Northeastern state.
The 2.8 magnitude earthquake hit the Senapati area at a depth of 10 km at 6.54 am and on the same day at 10.19 am the second earthquake measuring 4.0 hit the state at the depth of 30 km.
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