A low intensity earthquake measuring 3.5 on the Richter Scale hit the coastal regions of Andhra pradesh (Kakinada, Vishakhapatnam) today.
All the Residents came out of their Houses . This quake resulted for 2 minutes and occured frequently for 2 to 3 times.
Even some areas of Tirupathi, Vijaywada, Nellore, Chittor, Ongole, East Godavari are also reported to be hit by a low intensity Earth quake.
As there was no powe cut, the officials are considering it as a low intensity earthquake
Seethammadhara, Murali nagar in Vizag and Poranki, Padamati lanka, Krishnalanka in Vijaywada are the places hit by the Minor Earth Quake
This is the eighth largest Earth quake in the last 100 Years.