New Delhi: Mild tremors were felt in Delhi-National Capital Region and parts of Uttar Pradesh following an earthquake of magnitude 5.3 on the India-Nepal border. Tremors were also felt in Chandigarh, Noida, Gurugram, Ghaziabad and Faridabad and parts of Uttarakhand, ANI report said.
According to European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC), the depth of the quake was 14 km.
The epicenter of the quake, which occurred at around 7:05 pm, was located at a shallow depth of 14 kilometers, about 87 kilometers northwest of Dailekh district of Nepal. There are no immediate reports of injuries or damage to property.
People flocked to Twitter to share their experience and #Earthquake started trending moments after the tremors were felt.