Minor quake recorded in border region of Dharampuri, Salem districts in Tamil Nadu

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New Delhi, November 29, 2012

An earthquake of slight intensity, measuring 3.3 on the Richter scale, was recorded in the border region between the districts of Dharampuri and Salem in Tamil Nadu early today, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said.

The quake, which had its epicentre at latitude 11.9 degrees North and longitude 77.9 degrees East, occurred at 0349 hours today at a focal depth of 15 km, an IMD bulletin added.