5.6 magnitude earthquake hits Andaman and Nicobar Islands

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An earthquake measurement five.6 on the scale of measurement discomposed Andaman Islands region on weekday, the Bharat meteorologic Department (IMD) aforementioned.
The quake smitten at around 6:09 am and was located at a depth of ten kilometres, the agency said.
This comes a day after an earthquake measuring 4.1 on the Richter Scale shook Nicobar Islands region in the wee hours of Tuesday. The quake struck at around 2:04 am and was situated at a depth of 10 kilometres.
Andaman and Nicobar Islands is prone to frequent earthquakes.
On April 1, a total of 20 earthquakes, all of which were of medium intensity, had struck the region.

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