New Delhi : Earthquake tremors were felt in Arunachal Pradesh in the early hours of Tuesday. These tremors of the earthquake were felt in the north-northwest area of Basar. It is being told that the magnitude of the earthquake here was 4.9 on the Richter scale. However, no loss of life or property has been reported from anywhere. According to the National Center for Seismology, a strong earthquake struck Basar in the north-northwest area of Arunachal Pradesh at 4:30 am today. The tremors of the earthquake were so strong that many people lost their sleep. More information in this regard is awaited.
Earthquakes are measured with a seismograph
Earthquakes are measured with a seismograph. The moment magnitude of an earthquake is traditionally measured or the related and obsolete Richter magnitude is taken. An earthquake with a magnitude of 3 Richter is common. An earthquake coming from 7 Richter is more damaging.
The earth shook even in the night between Sunday-Monday
According to the National Center for Seismology, two tremors were felt in northeast India within 30 minutes on the intervening night of Sunday and Monday. It is being told that the magnitude of the earthquake was measured at 3.5 and 3.8 on the Richter scale. However, there was no report of any loss of life or property due to the earthquake.
There was also an earthquake on 22 December
Let us tell you that earlier on December 22, the tremors of an earthquake measuring 4.3 on the Richter scale were felt near Pengin in Arunachal Pradesh. The epicenter of the earthquake was 169 km north-northeast (NNE) of Pengin. The earthquake occurred at 4:06 am Indian time at a depth of 111 km from the surface. Earlier on October 2, an earthquake had hit Arunachal Pradesh. The magnitude of this earthquake was measured at 4.1 on the Richter scale. According to the National Center for Seismology, the quake occurred at 10:15 am and was epicentered.