mild earthquakes, measuring 4.5 and 4.9 on the Richter scale,
shook Gujarat and Maharashtra here Saturday, a top weather
The first tremor was felt at 8.53 a.m. in Gujarat with the
epicentre in Bhuj, said Director, Weather Forecasting, West,
Barely two hours later, at 11.05 a.m. another quake was felt, this
time with the epicentre in Satara district of western Maharashtra,
"We are still awaiting details of the impact of these two tremors,
but so far there are no reports of any human casualties or
damage," Nair told IANS.
In the second, slightly stronger tremor, several parts of Mumbai,
Thane, Raigad, Ratnagiri, Sindhudurg, Satara, Pune and
surroundings were shaken. But there was no panic reported.