Two aftershocks recorded today

- Ekantipur Report, KATHMANDU
Two aftershocks recorded today

May 19, 2015-

Two aftershocks of magnitude 4.3 and 4.0 were recorded until Tuesday afternoon.

According to National Seismological Center, the first one felt at 4:34 am early morning and was a 4.3 magnitude with its epicenter at Dolakha district. The second one to strike was a 4.0 magnitude with epicenter at Sindhupalchwok district which was recorded on 11:29 am. 

The intensity of the aftershocks have gradually decreased after the 6.8 magnitude tremor that jolted the nation on the afternoon of May 12. 

With today's count, the aftershocks measuring over four Richter scale have reached 247 since April 25's destructive quake, said the National Seismological Centre.




Published: 19-05-2015 15:20

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