Shimla : A 2.9 magnitude earthquake was experienced in the Mandi district of Himachal Pradesh early today, the Indian Meteorological Department said.
The spokesperson of IMD said that Mandi district of Himachal jolted by a 2.9 magnitude earthquake at 0313 hrs on Monday no loss to life and property reported due to the impact of the earthquake so far.
The epicentre of the earthquake was measured at the Latitude of 32. 27 degree North and Longitude of 77.4 degree East and 11 kilometer deep in the hills of Mandi district.
Five districts of Himachal Pradesh fall in highly seismic prone schedule IV and V areas of the earthquake.
It is worthwhile to mention that a 4.4 Magnitude earthquake had also occurred on Nov 9, 2021 in Kinnaur district of Himachal Pradesh on last Tuesday.