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Earthquake: Tibet earthquake, high speed earthquake in Papua New Guinea, know the intensity



New Delhi. Earthquakes were felt in the Shijang and Papua New Guinea region of southern Tibet. According to the National Seismology Center report, earthquake in Tibet, earthquake tremors were felt around 1 a.m. to midnight from Sunday to Monday. Its intensity was measured at 4.2 on the Richter scale. However, he is relieved that so far the National Seismology Center has not confirmed any loss of life or property due to the earthquake.

The epicenter of the earthquake in Tibet was determined at 33.54 degrees north latitude and 84.41 degrees east longitude with a depth of 10 km. Earlier, strong earthquake tremors were also felt in Papua New Guinea. Whose intensity was measured at 7.3 on the Richter scale. According to the National Seismology Center, tremors were felt around 11:34 p.m. Sunday evening. The tsunami warning was not issued by the administration.

According to the China Earthquake Networks Center, an earthquake with a magnitude of 6.1 has occurred in the South China Sea. According to local time, there was an earthquake at 3:32 this morning. The epicenter of the earthquake was 600 km deep. Let us tell you that at 11am on Sunday, earthquakes were felt in Jabalpur, Madhya Pradesh. The intensity of the earthquake was recorded at 3.6 on the Richter scale.

Please say that there are a total of 7 tectonic plates inside the earth. These plates rotate constantly. When these plates collide, the ground begins to shake. This is called an earthquake. The Richter scale is used to measure earthquakes. This is called the Richter magnitude scale. The Richter magnitude ranges from 1 to 9. 1 is the least. While the intensity of the earthquake is 9, that is to say, it is a very scary scene.

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