Sri Lanka jolted by powerful earthquake

A powerful earthquake of magnitude 6.2 struck Sri Lanka on Tuesday (Nov 14) afternoon, according to the National Center for Seismology. The seismic event occurred at 12:31:10 IST, with coordinates at -2.96 latitude and 86.54 longitude, and a depth of 10 km.

Meanwhile, Tajikistan experienced a magnitude 4.9 earthquake on Monday (Nov 13) evening, as confirmed by the National Center for Seismology. The tremors, felt at approximately 5:46 pm, originated at a depth of 194 km, with coordinates at 38.73 latitude and 72.49 longitude.

The NCS provided detailed information, stating, “Earthquake of Magnitude:4.9, Occurred on 13-11-2023, 17:46:37 IST, Lat: 38.73 & Long: 72.49, Depth: 194 Km, Location: Tajikistan.”


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