Magnitude 5.1 Earthquake Shakes Different Parts of KP
An earthquake measuring 5.1 on the Richter scale rattled various sections of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) on Monday, according to news.
Tremors were detected in Swat, Lower Dir, Malakand, Kohat, Mardan, Mohmand, and surrounding districts, according to the National Seismic Monitoring Centre (NSMC).
People fled their homes in terror, reciting Kalma-e-Tayyaba. According to preliminary reports, no loss has been reported.
The earthquake’s epicenter was in Afghanistan’s Hindukush mountain range.
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A magnitude 5.4 earthquake struck areas of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) earlier that day. Tremors were detected in Swat, Hazara Division, Swabi, and nearby areas, according to the National Seismic Monitoring Centre (NSMC).
The quake’s depth was 150 kilometers, and its epicenter was determined to near the southeastern Afghanistan border.
On June 13, a magnitude 6 earthquake rattled Islamabad and Rawalpindi, as well as surrounding territories and numerous districts in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province.
According to the National Seismic Monitoring Centre, the magnitude of the earthquake was six on the Richter scale, with the epicentre located at a depth of 223 kilometers along the Afghan-Tajikistan border.
Tremors were also reported in Murree, Chiniot, Phalya, Malikwal, Zafarwal, Shakargarh, Jalalpur Bhattian, Sara-e-Alamgir, Sargodha, Hujra Shah Muqeem, Farooqabad, and Faisalabad, according to sources.