Moderate Earthquake Strikes Near Hyderabad

Hyderabad, July 26 : A moderate earthquake with intensity of 4.0 on the Richter scale hit near Hyderabad early on Monday.There was no loss of life or property.

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The tremors were felt 156 km south of Hyderabad with a depth of 10 km, National Center for Seismology said.

The earthquake was recorded at 5 a.m.on Monday

“Earthquake of Magnitude 4.0, occurred on 26-07-2021, 05:00:53 IST, Lat: 16.00 & Long: 78.22, Depth: 10 Km, Location: 156km S of Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh,” tweeted National Center for Seismology.

According to ‘AP Weatherman’, an earthquake occurred near Kurnool city at 5 a.m.due to a slide in the fault line.Minor earthquakes after a heavy rainfall are common, it said.

On Sunday, an earthquake of magnitude 4.0 on the Richter scale hit Gangtok in Sikkim