Kathmandu, the capital of India’s neighboring country Nepal, shook again on Tuesday after Sunday. According to the National Center for Seismology, an earthquake occurred in Kathmandu at 4:17 am on Tuesday. The earthquake measured 4.1 on the Richter scale. The source of this tremor is 10 km underground, 393 km north-northeast of Kathmandu. So far no damage has been reported due to the earthquake.
The capital of Nepal was also shaken by the earthquake on Sunday. The quake measured 6.1 on the Richter scale. The National Earthquake Monitoring and Research Center said that the earthquake occurred in Kathmandu at 7:39 am. Dhading district of Nepal was the epicenter of this earthquake. Tremors were also felt in other districts of Bagmati and Gandaki provinces of Nepal. However, it is reported that there was no damage as a result of this tremor.
According to official records, Nepal is the 11th earthquake prone country in the world. Being located on the Tibetan and Indian tectonic plates, Nepal is prone to earthquakes almost throughout the year. In 2015, an earthquake measuring 7.8 on the Richter scale occurred in Nepal. About nine thousand people died in that earthquake.
Nepal was also shaken by the earthquake on October 3. There were four consecutive earthquakes in Nepal. Besides Nepal, he had influence in Delhi, Lucknow, Hapur and Amroha in Uttar Pradesh. Tremors were also felt in parts of Uttarakhand, Chandigarh, Jaipur.