4.8 Magnitude Quake Strikes Andaman Islands


Port Blair: An earthquake of magnitude 4.8 struck Andaman Islands region earlier on Sunday, news agency ANI reported.

The earthquake struck Andaman islands on Sunday morning. However, no loss to life or property has been reported so far.

According to the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD), the quake occurred at 1:12 AM at the depth of 10 kms. The Andaman and Nicobar islands are known to be high seismic zone.