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Three earthquakes shake Arunachal Pradesh

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Three earthquakes, including one measuring 5.6 on the Richter scale, shook the North-East Indian state of Arunachal Pradesh today, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said.
 
The first quake, of magnitude 5.6 and with its epicentre at latitude 27.7°N and longitude 92.8°E, occurred at 1452 hours in the East Kameng district at a focal depth of 10 km.
 
The second one, measuring 3.8 on the Richter scale with epicentre at latitude 27.4°N and longitude 92.9°E, occurred at 1504 hours in the same district at a depth of 10 km, a bulletin from the IMD said.
 
The third tremor occurred at 1521 hours in the district of Kurung Kumey. It had its epicentre at latitude 27.9°N and longitude 93.3°E and was recorded at a focal depth of 95 km, the bulletin added.
 
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