Earthquake hits Nepal again. Fourth in the past week.
An earthquake measuring 4.2 on the Richter Scale hit Nepal on Tuesday. According to Nepal's National Earthquake Monitoring & Research Center, the tremors were felt at nearly 6:18 pm today around Babala of Accham district in the country.
This is the fourth earthquake in the country this past week.
Some tremors were very strong and were even felt across several states in North India such as in Delhi-NCR.
The latest round of tremors were felt on Saturday night, after a 5.4-magnitude earthquake struck Nepal, in Pithoragarh in Uttarakhand nearly 101 km east-southeast in direction.
The National Earthquake Monitoring and Research Centre of Nepal said that the epicentre of the quake was Patadebal of Bajhang, 460 km west of Kathmandu, .
The earthquake hit at 7:57 p.m, three days after a 6.3-magnitude earthquake epicentred in Nepal struck that left six people dead.
Tremors were also felt in parts of Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh and some western Uttar Pradesh districts like Bijnor, Muzaffarnagar, Shamli.