Earthquake in MP: magnitude 4.5 on Richter scale

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In the earthquake-sensitive zone of Madhya Pradesh, Jabalpur once again shocked people due to the shaking of the Earth. On Tuesday [01-11-2022] morning at 8:44 am, people were once disturbed by the slight tremors of the earth tremors. Surprised, people were seen asking each other, and the information about earth tremors also started coming on social media. At the same time, according to information, some areas of Chhattisgarh have also felt earthquake tremors.

Earthquake Sensitive Zone Jabalpur

It is noteworthy that Jabalpur comes under an earthquake-sensitive zone. There have been frequent earthquake tremors here. According to the information, the tremors of an earth shake of about four and a half on the Richter scale were felt this morning. Before this, tremors of 3.4 magnitudes occurred on 21 June 2022.

Earthquake epicentre Mandla Road

Be informed that the earthquake’s epicentre has been reported on Mandla Road, 35 km from Jabalpur. However, a devastating earth tremors occurred on 22 May 1997, with a magnitude of 6.2 on the Richter scale. According to the information, there was a lot of loss of life and property, whose centre was also near Kosamghat on Mandla Road.

According to the information, people sitting in high-rise buildings felt more about this earth tremors were surprised by the shaking of the Earth. After a while, social media also started mentioning information about earthquake tremors. People kept trying to understand whether it was an earthquake or had some misconception.

Causes of Earthquakes

An earthquake is called the shaking of the surface of the Earth. It is caused by seismic waves generated due to the sudden release of energy in the Earth’s lithosphere. Earth tremors can occur suddenly at any time without any warning. Earthquake is the phenomenon by which there is a movement in the Earth’s crust, which causes vibration in the form of a vibrational wave. Their strength and intensity decrease as these waves move away from the centre.

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