An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.3 struck the India-Pakistan border near Kashmir this afternoon. Mild tremors were felt in Delhi-NCR, Kashmir, Punjab’s Chandigarh, Uttarakhand’s Dehradun, parts of Himachal as well as in several cities in Pakistan, including Islamabad, Lahore and the Khyber-Pakhtun region. According to the reports, the earthquake, which hit Jammu and Kashmir at 4:31 PM, was felt in Delhi-NCR at around 4:35 PM.
The India Meteorological Department tweeted, “Earthquake of Magnitude: 6.3, Occurred on:24-09-2019, 16:31:58 IST, Lat:32.9 N & Long: 73.7 E, Depth: 40 Km, Region: Pakistan – India (J & K ) Border region”.
From hanging lights swaying to small waves being created in water bodies, people took to social media to record their experiences of the earthquake.
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