5.1 magnitude earthquake hits south western China

Monday, 27 March 2017

BEIJING – A 5.1 magnitude earthquake hit Yunnan Province in southwestern China, China’s Earthquake Networks Center (CENC) said on Monday.

According to the center, the epicenter was monitored in Yangbi County at a depth of some 12 kilometers. The earthquake took place at 7.55 a.m. local time, with several weaker shocks coming later.

No information regarding damage or casualties was provided yet.

Source by: Internet

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