Old Mysore region tremors are reported by 4 districts

Moderate earthquake in Hassan district early Thursday . The epicenter of the earthquake was 16 kilometers from Hassan districts .

Mysuru: Following a moderate earthquake in Hassan district early Thursday, many villages in the Old Mysore district experienced mild tremors.According to the Karnataka State Natural Disaster Monitoring Centre, the epicenter of the earthquake was 16 kilometers from Hassan districts, Holenarasipur taluk, and the tremors lasted between 2-4 seconds about 4.40am.The earthquakes were felt in isolated areas in Hassan, Mandya, Kodagu, and Mysuru districts.Since the epicenter is in Seismic Zone II, the chances of a earthquake are slim and the chances of damage are also low.