4.5-magnitude earthquake hits northwest China
Beijing, July 27, 2013
First Published: 10:06 IST(27/7/2013)
Last Updated: 10:07 IST(27/7/2013)
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.