“The National Center for Seismology confirmed that a 4.2 magnitude earthquake struck the Bay of Bengal at 05:32 am today,” the National Center for Seismology said.
The earthquake struck at 5:32 a.m. on Monday at a depth of 10 kilometers, according to NCS.
“Earthquake of Magnitude:4.2, Occurred on 07-11-2023, 05:32:24 IST, Lat: 8.55 & Long: 90.93, Depth: 10 Km, Location: Bay of Bengal,” the National Geophysical Survey stated in a post on X.
On Monday, an earthquake with a value of 5.6 on the Richter scale rattled the Pithoragarh area of Uttarakhand, although there was no loss of life or property, according to PTI.
Earlier, at 04.16 p.m., a magnitude 5.2 earthquake rocked Nepal. The quake’s vibrations were also felt in Delhi. The country is still reeling from the effects of a 6.9 magnitude earthquake that rocked the area on Friday.
Following the devastating earthquake that struck Nepal on Saturday, the country faced aftershocks for the next two days. Surprisingly, Nepal was hit by another major earthquake just one week later on Monday.