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5.8-Quake Hits Southwest China’s Yunnan – 7 October 2014

RT logoAn earthquake measuring 5.8 on the Richter scale has hit the southwestern Chinese province of Yunnan, United States Geological Service reported.

The quake’s epicenter was at a depth of 10 kilometers deep, 163 kilometers north-northwest of the town of Yunjinghong.

The Yunnan province is situated in a mountainous area and borders Vietnam, Laos and Myanmar.

The quake’s epicenter was located 10 kilometers deep, some 163 kilometers north-northwest of the town of Yunjinghong and 298 kilometers southwest of the regional capital, Kunming.

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