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Magnitude 7.6 quake strikes in northeast Afghanistan: USGS

[KABUL] An earthquake of magnitude 7.6 struck northeastern Afghanistan on Monday, the US Geological Survey said, sending tremors that were felt in India and Pakistan.

The quake was 196 km deep and centred 82 km southeast of Feyzabad in a remote area of Afghanistan in the Hindu Kush mountain range. There were no immediate reports of damage or injuries.