Mild tremors were felt in parts of Chennai as an earthquake of magnitude 5.1 struck in the Bay of Bengal, 600 km east-northeast of Chennai around 7 a.m, according to a India Meteorological Department bulletin.
The impact of the earthquake, considered of moderate intensity, was felt more in areas closer to the coast. However, no tsunami warning was given.
A number of Chennaiites took to the social media to report that they had felt tremors on Tuesday morning.
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