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Earthquake of 4.9 magnitude hits Afghanistan

Christian Fernsby |
An earthquake of 4.9 magnitude on the Richter scale occurred at the Hindu Kush area of Afghanistan on Thursday, roughly 277 km north-northeast of Kabul, according to the National Centre of Seismology.

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The earthquake occurred at 4:01 am IST, with a depth of 97km.

"Earthquake of Magnitude:4.9, Occurred on 11-02-2021, 04:01:30 IST, Lat: 36.78 & Long: 70.61, Depth: 97 Km, Location: Hindu Kush, Afghanistan," tweeted National Centre of Seismology.

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