Earthquake shakes Delhi, northern India

By Author  |  Published: 17th Nov 2016  12:45 pmUpdated: 17th Nov 2016  12:47 pm

New Delhi: A medium intensity earthquake measuring 4.2 on the Richter Scale on Thursday hit the national capital and parts of northern India.

According to United States Geological Survey, the quake shook the national capital at around 4.30 am and was epicentred 13 kilometres southeast of Bawal in Haryana. The earthquake had a depth of 10 kilometres, it said. There was no immediate loss of life and property reported from anywhere in the city. Many people tweeted about the earthquake despite the tremor hitting early in the morning.