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Earthquake in Arunachal Pradesh, More than 4 on the Richter scale

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Earthquake in Arunachal Pradesh: Earthquake tremors were felt in Arunachal Pradesh in north-eastern India on Sunday. The magnitude of the quake was measured at 4.4 on the Richter scale. According to information received from the National Center for Seismology, this earthquake occurred at 3:6 pm. Its centre is at Changlang in Arunachal. So far, there is no report of any loss of life or property.

Earthquake in Arunachal Pradesh

At the same time, before this, earthquake tremors were felt in the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday late evening. Its intensity was measured at 4.3 on the Richter scale. Three days before this, earthquake tremors were felt in Ladakh.

Why does an earthquake happen?

Earthquakes occur as a result of the energy generated by sudden movements in the Earth’s outer layer. This energy creates seismic waves on the Earth’s surface, manifested by shaking or displacing the ground.

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Because of the earthquake

Natural phenomena or anthropogenic causes can cause earthquakes. Geological faults often cause earthquakes. Massive gas migration, mainly methane deep within the Earth, volcanoes, landslides, and nuclear tests are the main faults.

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