Tremors were also felt in Himachal Pradesh's Shimla, Kullu and Mandi.
According to initial reports, the epicentre of the quake was Rudraprayag in Uttarakhand at a depth of 30 km, with an intensity of 5.5 on the Richter scale.
According to TV reports, in Uttarakhand the magnitude recorded on the Richter scale is 5.5.
A strong natural disaster of magnitude 5.0 was felt in New Delhi on Wednesday evening.
Initial reports from Dehradun indicate that the impact of the quake was not significant and a lot of people did not even feel it. However, reports from other parts of the state is awaited.