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Magnitude 6.2 earthquake strikes Assam, India – Sydney Morning Herald

An earthquake of magnitude 6.2 struck Assam, India, on Wednesday, the European Mediterranean Seismological Centre said.

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Bengaluru: An earthquake of magnitude 6.0 struck Indias north-eastern state of Assam on Wednesday, damaging some buildings, residents said. State authorities said they were checking for any casualties.
The United States Geological Survey said the quake hit at a depth of 34 km with its epicentre near Dhekiajuli town, 140 kilometres north of Assams main city, Guwahati.
Earlier the European Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) put the quake magnitude at 6.2.
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