The earthquake was reported as a 6.0 magnitude near Ramche, Sindhupalchok district on Wednesday at 5:19 am, according to the National Seismological Center.

No damages have been reported yet, however, the fear of landslides in the area is high.  Several landslides have already occurred in the district during monsoon this year.

NEMRC, Nepal twitted, “An earthquake of ML 6.0 occurred around Ramche of Sindhupalchok district at 5:19.”

NEMRC also tweets that it was an aftershock.

Many have disputed the scale/magnitude across Twitter.



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