Strong but deep earthquake strikes east of India’s islands

A 6.4 moment magnitude earthquake has hit Andaman Islands on Tuesday at 1:21:48 AM local time (Monday 19:51:48 UTC), USGS has reported.

The earthquake had a depth of 127.7 kilometers (79.4 miles). The epicenter was located 120 kilometers at the southeast of Port Blair, Andaman Islands; 350 kilometers at the north of Mohean, Nicobar Islands; 795 kilometers at the southwest of Bangkok, Thailand and 2580 kilometers at the southeast of New Delhi, India.

No casualties or damage has been reported, and no tsunami alert was issued.

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