Strong earthquake strikes central China

By REUTERS
July 22, 2013 03:11

 
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WASHINGTON - A strong and shallow earthquake struck central China on Monday, the United States Geological Survey said.

The USGS said the 5.9 magnitude quake, initially reported as a magnitude 6.0, struck 97 miles (156 km) west of Tianshui in Gansu province and at a depth of 0.6 miles (1 km).

There were no immediate reports of damage or injury.

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