1 Apr 2010

Quake hits north of India's Andaman Islands

6:57 am on 1 April 2010

A strong 6.4 magnitude quake struck north of the Indian Andaman Islands on Tuesday, but there were no immediate reports of damage.

The quake struck 215km north of Port Blair and was 45km deep.

The US Geological Survey says there is no danger of a destructive tsunami.