The federal capital Islamabad and other cities around Pakistan have all reported feeling 5.4 magnitude earthquake shocks (Earthquake September 2022)
According to the details, various cities of Pakistan were shaken by the earthquake, aftershocks were felt late at night in Islamabad, Rawalpindi and surrounding areas.
Earthquake tremors were also felt in Abbottabad, Mardan and Swabi.
Due to the earthquake, the citizens were terrified and came out of their homes reciting the Kalma e Tayyaba.
According to the seismological center, the magnitude of the earthquake has been recorded as 5.4, the epicenter of the earthquake was in the Hindu Kush mountain in Afghanistan and the depth of the earthquake was recorded as 32 kilometers.
So far, there has been no immediate report of any loss of life or property due to the earthquake.
Apart from Earthquake today (4th September 2022) in Pakistan, an earthquake of magnitude 4.1 was felt in Karachi December last year.
An earthquake of this magnitude in Karachi shocked seismologists as they had never recorded an earthquake of such magnitude within the center in the provincial capital before.
The Director of Seismology Division of Pakistan Meteorology Division (PMD) said that only 3.1 magnitude earthquakes have occurred in Karachi in the past, their epicenters were outside the provincial capital.
While the epicenter of this earthquake was in DHA, 15 km north of Karachi.