The earthquake struck Sonepat, around 45 kilometers from the national capital, at 3:37 pm.
According to the Centre for Seismology, the epicentre of the earthquake was at 28.9 degrees north latitude and 77 degrees East. The quake, classified as moderate, was at a depth of 5 km.
Tremors were also felt in parts of western Uttar Pradesh and nearby areas of Haryana. There have been no reports of any damage or casualties.