Earthquake hits Andaman coast
Posted on Jul 29 2014 | IANS
New Delhi, July 29 : An earthquake measuring 5.5 on the Richter scale hit the coast of Andaman islands Tuesday but there was no threat of a tsunami, officials said.
According to the India Meteorological Department (IMD), the "moderate" intensity quake hit the north Andaman island coast at 12:37 p.m.
A tsunami warning was not issued by the IMD.