An Earthquake of magnitude 7.7 on the Richter scale hit northern parts of India today in the evening at around 2:45 pm. The epicenter of the quake was in the Hindukush region of Afghanistan, 150 km below the ground
A 7.7 magnitude earthquake has send tremors that were felt in Pakistan and India. The US Geological Survey said on Monday that the quake was 196 kilometers (121 miles) deep and its epicenter was 82 kilometers southeast of Feyzabad in a remote area of Afghanistan in the Hindu Kush mountain range.
In the Indian capital, New Delhi, the quake was felt for almost a minute, with witnesses reporting shaking buildings.