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Earthquake of magnitude 5.5 jolts Nepal

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An earthquake of moderate intensity, measuring 5.5 on the Richter scale, shook Nepal early this morning, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said.
 
The quake, which had its epicentre at latitude 27.7°N and longitude 86.4°E, occurred at 0505 hours IST at a focal depth of 10 km, an IMD bulletin added.
 
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