Two earthquakes of different intensity struck the Indian Ocean region early Wednesday, officials said.
A moderate quake was reported from Myanmar, while low intensity tremors were felt in the Nicobar Island archipelago.
"Tremors of of 5. 0 magnitude on Richter scale were recorded in Myanmar at about 7. 52 a. m. , while a 4. 7 magnitude tremors struck the Nicobar Island region at about 3. 30 a. m. , " officials from India Meteorological Department said.
The depth of earthquake in Nicobar was 10 km, while the one in Myanmar that struck near Kale town, was 90 km.