Severe tremors were felt from India to China, ..8 in Arunachal Pradesh and .4..4 in Qinghai, China, while people were killed in Yunnan Province.
New Delhi. Earthquakes have shaken the earth once again. Earthquakes have been felt from India to China. The epicenter was reported below the ground, however; no tsunami alert was issued. Kinghai measured intensity 7.4. At least three people have been reported dead in a magnitude 6.4 earthquake that shook Yunnan province a few hours ago.
According to the National Center for Seismology, a magnitude 8.8 tremor was felt near Pangin in Arunachal Pradesh late on Friday night.
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#BREAKING .4..4 magnitude earthquake shakes northwest China’s Qinghai Province: USGS pic.twitter.com/td7b7rxQEJ
– AFP News Agency (@AFP) May 21, 2021
Three killed in China earthquake
Earthquakes have also been felt in China. A magnitude 7.4 earthquake has shaken northwest China’s Qinghai province, according to AFP. The quake struck at 11.34 pm on May 21, Indian time. The quake affected Qinghai province in northwestern China.
In fact, earthquakes have been felt in many places in China in the last few hours. A magnitude 4.4 earthquake shook the region of Yunnan in southwest China late Friday, killing at least three people and injuring six others.
The quake struck at a depth of 8 km and was followed by tremors, CCTV quoted data from the China Earthquake Network Center.
CCTV quoted officials as saying some transport lines were cut off due to some roads collapsing with the landslide, but electricity, telephone and internet were working.
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Center at Pengin in Arunachal Pradesh
According to the National Center for Seismology, the epicenter was 765 km north-northeast (NNE) of Pengin in Arunachal Pradesh.
The quake struck at 1:19 a.m. Indian time at a depth of 10 km.
An earthquake measuring 8.8 on the Richter scale also shook Changlang in Arunachal Pradesh on Friday. The quake measuring 8.8 on the Richter scale shook Changlang on Friday evening, according to the NCS. The tremors were felt far away.