At around 10:15 pm on Wednesday, an earthquake shook various parts of Karachi.
According to the European Mediterranean Seismological Center (EMSC), Karachi was shaken by a magnitude 3.9 earthquake. According to initial reports, the tremors were felt southeast of Hyderabad and involved several cities in its surroundings, including the port city.
The earthquake lasted for several minutes, causing fear throughout the region. Citizens were force to run in search of safety, many away from their homes.
In addition, The earthquake has feel in Gulshan-e-Iqbal, Gulistan-e-Jauhar, Malir Cantt, Scheme 33, and I.I. Chundrigarh road Gadap Town, North Nazimabad, Kimari, Federal District B areas, as well as Dabeji and Garo in Tutta County among others.
The tremors were sparke panic among residents. As stated in several social media posts upload to Twitter. It is also pertinent to mention that many people have to Twitter. To also express their feelings about the situation.
Subsequently, fresh reports also show that the frequency of the earthquake was in fact 4.1 on the Richter scale. And according to the Pakistan Meteorological Administration (PMD).
It occurs at a depth of 15 kilometers. At 22:16, tremors has discover in the metropolis with an epicenter 15 km north of the Housing Authority (DHA) in Karachi.
The strength of the earthquake was 4.1 on the Richter scale at a depth of 15 km. The statement also adds that the earthquake had a longitude of 67.29 E and 25.17 N.
The shocks have also caused panic among local residents. But so far there have been no reports of casualties or injuries.