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Moderate earthquake recorded in Bay of Bengal

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An earthquake of moderate intensity, measuring 5.1 on the Richter scale, was recorded in the Bay of Bengal this morning, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said.
 
The quake, which had its epicentre at latitude 14.5°N and longitude 85.7°E, occurred at 0702 hours at a focal depth of 10 km, an IMD bulletin added.
 
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