According to the meteorological department, an earthquake measuring 4.0 on the Richter scale shook Uttarkashi district of Uttarakhand on Thursday morning.
No damage to life and property has been reported.
The tremor was felt in Uttarkashi at 6:12 am, MeT office Director Vikram Singh said.
It had a latitude of 30.8 North and a longitude of 78.2 East. Its depth was 10 km. Singh categorised it as a slight intensity quake which is common in the hills of Uttarakhand.