Tremors felt in Kashmir

A quake measuring 4.6 on the Richter scale shook the Kashmir Valley today morning as Muslims prepared to offer Eid prayers.

india Updated: Sep 13, 2010 15:53 IST
IANS

A quake measuring 4.6 on the Richter scale shook the Kashmir Valley on Saturday morning as Muslims prepared to offer Eid prayers.

"The earthquake measuring 4.6 on the Richter scale occurred at 8.40 am," an official of the weather office said here.

"The epicentre of the slight intensity tremor was located 37.7 degrees north and 75.7 degrees east in the Pir Panchal mountain range of Jammu and Kashmir," he added.

No casualties or damage to property was reported from anywhere.

First Published: Sep 11, 2010 11:01 IST