Tawang, Arunachal Pradesh, was struck by an earthquake with a magnitude of 4.6 on the Richter scale on Tuesday (June 22).
Tremors were felt 64 kilometres north-northeast of Tawang, at a depth of 70 kilometres, according to the National Center for Seismology (NCS). According to ANI, no fatalities have been reported thus far. More information is awaited.
Earthquake of Magnitude:4.6, Occurred on 22-06-2021, 22:14:35 IST, Lat: 28.13 & Long: 92.09, Depth: 70 Km ,Location: 64km NNE of Tawang, Arunachal Pradesh, India for more information download the BhooKamp App https://t.co/gwIYhEzwaO@Indiametdept @ndmaindia pic.twitter.com/NUqgQezv1K
— National Center for Seismology (@NCS_Earthquake) June 22, 2021
On June 20, a series of tremors with magnitudes ranging from 3.1 to 3.6 on the Richter Scale struck Manipur and Arunachal Pradesh. The first earthquake, measuring magnitude 3.1 on the Richter Scale, struck near Arunachal Pradesh’s Pangin at around 1:02 a.m., according to NCS.
Another 3.6-magnitude earthquake was reported near Shirui village in Manipur’s Ukrul district. At 1:22 a.m., it struck 20 kilometres northwest of Shirui, Manipur, at a depth of 30 kilometres.
On June 18, three low-intensity earthquakes were reported in the northeastern states of Assam, Manipur, and Meghalaya.