An earthquake of magnitude 6.1 shook the Afghan capital, Kabul, on Wednesday but there were no immediate reports of any damage or casualties. The tremors were also felt in the Delhi-NCR region and the rest of northern India at around 12:40 pm.

| Updated: Jan 31, 2018, 12:59 IST

NEW DELHI: An earthquake of magnitude 6.1 shook the Afghan capital, Kabul, on Wednesday but there were no immediate reports of any damage or casualties.

The quake, which was also felt in neighbouring Pakistan, struck 270 km (167 miles) northeast of Kabul in the Hindu Kush mountains, at a deep 180 km, the European Mediterranean Seismological Centre said.

The tremors were also felt in the Delhi-NCR region and the rest of northern India at around 12:40 pm.

More details are awaited. Stay with TOI for updates.

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