5.3 magnitude quake felt in Lakshadweep

Wednesday, Oct 12, 2016,10:39 IST By Metrovaartha A A A

New Delhi | A medium intensity earthquake measuring 5.3 on the Richter Scale today hit the Lakshadweep Sea region.

According to the National Centre for Seismology, a unit of Ministry of Earth Sciences, the quake hit the Lakshadweep Sea around 4:01 AM at a depth of 10 km.

There were no immediate reports of loss of lives or property.