4.5-magnitude earthquake hits NW China
  • This Section
  • Latest
  • Web Wrap
Last Updated: Saturday, July 27, 2013, 10:14
  
Beijing: A moderate 4.5-magnitude earthquake jolted Wenxian county in northwest China on Saturday.

The epicentre, with a depth of 6 km, was monitored at 33.0 degrees north latitude and 104.9 degrees east longitude, state-run Xinhua news agency reported.

The quake came after a 6.6-magnitude earthquake jolted the juncture area of Minxian and Zhangxian counties in the city of Dingxi in Gansu on Monday, leaving at least 95 dead.

PTI


First Published: Saturday, July 27, 2013, 10:14


comments powered by Disqus