"The epicentre of the quake was near Hazro, Punjab and occurred at a depth of 12km," PMD said on Twitter.
An Earth Quake Originated on 10:57PSTAccording to the media, tremors were also felt in Nowshera, Haripur and Swabi.
Depth: 12 Km
Epicenter: Near Hazro Punjab #Earthquake
— Pak Met Department (@pmdgov) March 21, 2017
People rushed out of their houses and offices in panic. However, no loss of life or damage to property has been reported as yet.
Last month, a 5.3-magnitude earthquake was felt in northern Pakistan, the United States Geological Survey confirmed. According to reports, tremors were felt in Peshawar, Chitral, Swat, Abottabad, Haripur, Bajaur Agency, Nathia Gali, Kohistan, Mansehra, Buner and adjoining areas. It was also felt in Mirpur, Azad Kashmir.