Guwahati: An earthquake of 3.8 magnitudes on the Richter scale jolted Assam again today at 5.33 pm.
According to the National Center for Seismology (NCS), the earthquake occurred at 5:33 pm at a depth of 19 Km.
The epicentre of the earthquake was located 34 km west-north-west of Tezpur, NCS said.
“Earthquake of Magnitude:3.8, Occurred on 18-05-2021, 17:33:00 IST, Lat: 26.72 & Long: 92.45, Depth: 19 Km, Location: 34km WNW of Tezpur, Assam, India,” NCS tweeted.
It may be mentioned here that a powerful earthquake measuring 6.4 on the Richter Scale jolted Assam and other parts of the Northeast on April 28 this year. Seven aftershocks were recorded in the hours after the first quake shook up the region.