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Another aftershock above 4M jolts Nepal

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- Ekantipur Report, KATHMANDU
Another aftershock above 4M jolts Nepal

Jul 22, 2015-

A fresh tremor above 4 magnitude jolted Nepal at 10:14 pm on Wednesday. The National Seismological Centre said the epicenter of the fresh quake was Kathmandu.

Earlier on Tuesday, an aftershock  measuring 4.3 on the Richter Scale, shook various parts of the country, including the Capital after four days of no seismic activity. With the epicenter in Dolakha district, the aftershock was recorded to have struck at 8:09 am, according to the National Seismological Centre..

Aftershocks continue to rock the country nearly three months after a measure quake of 7.8 magnitude also known as the 'Gorkha earthquake' struck the nation on April 25.

Following the Gorkha earthquake, some 352 aftershocks measuring above four on the Richter scale have been recorded by the Centre.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Published: 22-07-2015 23:23

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