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Magnitude-6.1 quake hits Andaman

An earthquake measuring 6.1 on the Richter scale hit the Andaman and Nicobar Islands at 4.39 am today, but there was no immediate report of any casualty or damages.

delhi Updated: Jun 19, 2010 07:32 IST

An earthquake measuring 6.1 on the Richter scale hit the Andaman and Nicobar Islands at 4.39 am on Saturday, but there was no immediate report of any casualty or damages.

The quake struck 159 km northeast of Port Blair at a depth of 22 km, Xinhua reported citing a statement from the US Geological Survey (USGS).