07 SepEarthquake Jolts Delhi 7 September 2011

Earthquake Jolts Delhi 7 September 2011

The magnitude of an Earthquake in Delhi September 2011 was measured to have reached 6.6 on Richter scale; it was mentioned in the news channels; though an expert from Ministry of Earth Sciences specified the intensity of an earthquake was 4.2. There has been no serious causalities reports or any type of damage to the property. This earthquake hit the city at 11.30 pm; it lasted for over 10 seconds.

Earthquake In Delhi September 2011

Earthquake In Delhi September 2011

I was sitting on my couch and felt jittery; it shook me to a point that my couch started shaking. The news says that an earthquake jolted areas of Noida and Faridabad also.

To know more about why and how do Earthquakes happen see this animated and an explanatory guide

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