Earthquake of 5.3 magnitude shakes Kathmandu at 5:26 am « Khabarhub
Thursday, June 13th, 2024

Earthquake of 5.3 magnitude shakes Kathmandu at 5:26 am

Epicenter in Nuwakot


06 August 2022  

Time taken to read : < 1 Minute


  • A
  • A
  • A

KATHMANDU: An earthquake of magnitude 5.3 hit Nepal’s Nuwakot district and surrounding areas early Saturday morning.

The quake took place at 5.26 am with Nuwakot as its epicenter, according to the National Seismological Center.

Shockwaves from the quake were felt in Kathmandu, Bhaktapur and Lalitpur districts, said the local people.

However, details of losses caused by the quake are yet to come.

Publish Date : 06 August 2022 06:24 AM

Heatwave forces extension of school closures in Birgunj

BIRGUNJ: As scorching temperatures persist in the Tarai region, the

Landslides displace families and damage infrastructure in Sankhuwasabha

KIMATHANKA: A landslide swept away three houses last night in

JSP Nepal halts election process, prepares for consensus election of party officials

KATHMANDU: The election process during the convention of the Janata

Taplejung floods: Bridges and roads washed away

TAPLEJUNG: Nepal’s eastern region has been witnessesing heavy rainfall as

Engineer of Lumbini Development Trust sentenced to six years for corruption

KATHMANDU: Saroj Bhattarai, an engineer with the Lumbini Development Trust,