5.1 magnitude earthquake hits Vietnam

Last Updated: Dec 07 2017 13:02

On Thursday, 5.1 magnitude earthquake hit 111 km northeast of Vietnam's Thang and Jammu and Kashmir in the early morning hours.

The earthquake was measured as 5.1 on the Richter scale.

Earlier on Wednesday, a strong earthquake measuring 5.5 on the Richter scale struck Uttarakhand around 8:50 pm. 

"The epicentre is in Uttarakhand, the tremors felt in Delhi and NCR are the impulses," an official at Centre for Seismology, India Meteorological Department (IMD) said.