China says North Korea quake not nuclear explosion

By REUTERS
September 23, 2017 18:39




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BEIJING - China's Earthquake Administration said on Saturday that a small earthquake recorded earlier in the day in North Korea was not a nuclear explosion and had the characteristics of a natural tremor.

The administration had said earlier the magnitude 3.4 quake detected at 0829 GMT was a "suspected explosion."

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