Earthquake tremors felt in Delhi-NCR with intensity 4.0 Baghpat of UP was the centre

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National| Earthquake tremors were felt in the area of ​​NCR including the capital Delhi on Wednesday morning. The intensity of the earthquake was 4.0 on the Richter scale. Earthquake shocks were felt in many parts of western Uttar Pradesh including Delhi. It is being told that the center of the earthquake was Baghpat of western Uttar Pradesh. No damage has been reported from the earthquake shock yet. Epicenter of earthquake was beneath 6 km of the ground.

Accurate earthquake information

Intensity - 4.0

Time - 7am ​​to 59 minutes

Epicenter - 6 km of land bottom

Center - Baghpat Area, Uttar Pradesh

Let us tell you that earthquake shocks have been felt not only on Delhi-NCR but in many parts of the world on Wednesday. Earthquake tremors were felt in many parts of Tajikistan and parts of the US on Wednesday. An intensity earthquake of 3.7-rickety scale in the US was felt in Bluffdale. (Photo: earthquake.usgs.gov)

Why does earthquake occur so frequently?

Significantly, the upper surface of the Earth is composed of 7 tectonic plates. Whenever these plates collide with each other, the earthquake conditions arise. During the earthquake, these plates try to penetrate each other's area. In the meantime, the energy that is generated will keep the earth moving or tearing. Many times if the intensity of the earthquake remains intact then there is a danger of coming of an aftershock for a long time.

What is the significance of the intensity of an earthquake, how much is the effect?

- Seismograph only reveals the earthquake on the 0 to 1.9 Ritcher Scale.

- There is a slight vibration when the earthquake occurs at 2 to 2.9 meters.

- If there is an earthquake on a 3 to 3.9-liter scale, then it has an impact as if truck passes near you.

- 4 to 4.9 Richter scale can cause windows to break when earthquakes occur. Tangled frames can fall on the walls.

- Furniture can move when earthquake occurs at 5 to 5.9 Richter scale.

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