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4.0 magnitude earthquake rattles northern India.

Summary: No casualties have been reported so far.

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Reports of an earthquake which just hit areas of northern India have been filtering in on social media on Sunday afternoon.

India's MetereologicalDepartment issued a tweet on the incident, stating that it occurred at 3:37 Indian Standard Time, with epicenter at a Latitude of 28.9N and Longitude of 77.0E.

The depth was 5km, and the region precisely affected was Sonipat, Haryana.

Earthquake of Magnitude:4.0, Occurred on:01-07-2018, 15:37:03 IST, Lat:28.9 N & Long: 77.0 E, Depth: 5 Km, Region: Distt. Sonipat,Haryana

- India Met. Dept. (@Indiametdept) July 1, 2018

The magnitude of the quake appears to be a 4 on the Richter Scale.

Earthquake hits Delhi-NCR, Haryana

- India TV (@indiatvnews) July 1, 2018

According to a tweet by the Times of India, "mild tremors" in the areas of Delhi-NCR and Haryana, Uttar Pradesh" have been identified.

#BREAKING | Mild tremors felt in Delhi-NCR, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh; details awaited: EMSC

- Times of India (@timesofindia) July 1, 2018

The independent twitter handle EMSC has also reported signs of a tremor that occurred just now.

#Earthquake ( #????? ) possibly felt 2 min ago in #Delhi #India . Felt it? See

- EMSC (@LastQuake) July 1, 2018

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Publication:Khaleej Times (Dubai, United Arab Emirates)
Geographic Code:9INDI
Date:Jul 1, 2018
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