2 Medium Intensity Earthquakes Hit Himachal Pradesh's Chamba

The earthquake was reported from Chamba region on the Himachal Pradesh-Jammu and Kashmir border on Monday afternoon.

2 Medium Intensity Earthquakes Hit Himachal Pradesh's Chamba

Both quakes took place at a depth of 5 km. (Representational image)

New Delhi:

Two medium intensity earthquakes hit the Chamba region on the Himachal Pradesh-Jammu and Kashmir border on Monday afternoon, the National Centre For Seismology (NCS) said.

The first tremor, which had a magnitude of 5.0, was reported at around 12.10 pm.

The second one, having a magnitude of 2.7, occurred at 12.57 pm, the NCS said.

Both quakes took place at a depth of 5 km.

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