Quake hits near southeast coast of Australia

An earthquake measuring 5.2 on the Richter scale jolted near the southeast coast of Australia.

Last Updated: Jun 19, 2012, 18:10 PM IST

Sydney: An earthquake measuring 5.2 on the Richter scale jolted near the southeast coast of Australia on Tuesday, the US Geological Survey said.
The epicenter, with a depth of 9.90 km, was initially determined to be at 38.2440 degrees south latitude and 146.1937 degrees east longitude.
ANI