LOS ANGELES (LALATE) – A strong India earthquake today 2012 has struck Phek. The India earthquake today July 15, 2012 erupted moments ago. Officials confirm to news that the quake was one of the strongest, and shallowest, temblors to strike the country this year.
In the predawn morning hours Sunday, a 5.6 magnitude quake struck India, officials tell news. The India earthquake today (July 15 locally) erupted at virtually no depth. USGS reports to news that the quake struck close to the earth’s surface, with only a four mile depth. As a result, the quake could be felt across the region.
Today’s India earthquake struck fourteen miles south of Phek, officials tell news. The quake was twenty-six miles east of Kohima and thirty-five miles south of Zunheboto. USGS indicates to news that the quake erupted only forty-six miles southeast of Wokha.
No reports of injuries have yet to be documented by local news. Mapping reveals that the quake erupted northwest of Lashio and Mogok. The quake struck south of Jorhat and Dibrugarh. USGS also indicates to news that the quake was east of Shilong and Guwahati. The quake was also close to Sekmai Bazar and Kangpokpi. No reports of damage have yet to detailed by news.