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The National Centre for Seismology (NCS) is an office of India's Ministry of Earth Sciences. The office monitors earthquakes and conducts seismological research. Specifically, it provides earthquake surveillance and hazard reports to governmental agencies. It consists of various divisions:
  • Earthquake Monitoring & Services
  • Earthquake Hazard & Risk Assessments
  • Geophysical Observation Systems


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Tremors felt in Gujarat's Rajkot [Video]

Tremors felt in Gujarat's Rajkot

An earthquake with a magnitude of 4.5 on the Richter Scale hit Rajkot in Gujarat on July 16. According to National Center for Seismology, earthquake was felt at around 07:40 am. Terrified residents..

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