Magnitude 5.5 earthquake strikes northwestern Kashmir, says GFZ

By Thomson Reuters Feb 19, 2024 | 10:51 AM

(Reuters) – A magnitude 5.5 earthquake struck northwestern Kashmir in Pakistan on Monday, the German Research Centre for Geosciences said.

The quake was at a depth of 10 km (6.21 miles), GFZ said.

A Reuters journalist said tremors were felt 152 km north of Srinagar, Indian Kashmir.

There were no immediate reports of damage from the quake.

(Reporting by Chandni Shah and Jahnavi Nidumolu in Bengaluru; Editing by Christina Fincher)