An earthquake of magnitude 4.1 on the Richter Scale jolted Assam at 2.23 pm on Sunday.

The news has been confirmed by National Center for Seismology (NCS).

The NCS on its Twitter handle said the earthquake occurred at a depth of 16 km.

The epicentre of the earthquake (14:23:06 IST, Lat: 26.69 & Long: 92.39) is located 40 km west of Tezpur in Assam’s Sonitpur district, according to the National Center for Seismology.

“Earthquake of Magnitude:4.1, Occurred on 30-05-2021, 14:23:06 IST, Lat: 26.69 & Long: 92.39, Depth: 16 Km, Location: 40km W of Tezpur, Assam, India,” the NCS tweeted.

There has been no report of any damage or casualty caused by the earthquake so far.

Earthquakes continue to jolt different parts of Northeast India for the last several months.

On May 29, 2021, an earthquake of magnitude 3.5 had shaken Meghalaya at 1:29 am.

According to the National Center for Seismology, the earthquake (Lat: 25.57 & Long: 91.78) occurred at a depth of 10 Km.

The epicentre of the earthquake was located 11 km west of Shillong, the capital city of Meghalaya.

On May 23, an earthquake of magnitude 4.3 had shaken Manipur at 6:56 am.

According to NCS, the earthquake (Lat: 24.79 & Long: 94.94) occurred at a depth of 109 Km.

The epicentre of the earthquake was located 49 km east-south-east of Ukhrul in Manipur.

On May 19, 2021, an earthquake of magnitude 3.2 jolted Assam at 5:55 pm.

The NCS informed that the earthquake (Lat: 26.22 N & Long: 91.47 E) occurred at a depth of 30 Km.

The epicentre of the earthquake was located in Kamrup.

Avatar photo

NE NOW NEWS

Northeast Now is a multi-app based hyper-regional bilingual news portal. Mail us at: contact@nenow.in