6.0-magnitude quake hits Myanmar-India Border Region

Baku, January 7, AZERTAC

An earthquake measuring 6.0 on the Richter Scale hit the Myanmar-India (Manipur) Border Region on Sunday afternoon, the Times of India newspaper reports.

According to the National Centre for Seismology (NCS), a unit of the Indian Ministry of Earth Sciences, the quake occurred at 12:17pm at a depth of 35 km.

It occurred in the Myanmar-India (Manipur) Border Region at a latitude of 24.7N and longitude of 94.7E, it said.

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