Residents of Phungling, district headquarters, confirm that they felt the tremor
KATHMANDU, FEBRUARY 9
An earthquake measuring 5.4 ML on the Richter scale shook Taplejunj district early today morning.
National Earthquake Monitoring and Research Centre stated, the tremor was felt at 7:35 am local time with its epicenter near Olangchung Gola of Phaktanglung Rural Municipality in Taplejung district. The coordinates of the epicentre are 27.89°N, 87.91°E, according to the Centre.
Residents of Phungling Municipality, the district headquarters, confirmed that they felt the shaking from the earthquake.
No damage or injuries have been reported.