5.6-magnitude quake hits Flores region, Indonesia -- USGS

07:45, May 27, 2011      

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An earthquake measuring 5.6 on the Richter scale jolted Flores region, Indonesia, at 15:57 local time Thursday (0857 GMT), the U.S. Geological Survey said.

The epicenter, with a depth of 14.60 km, was initially determined to be at 8.2457 degrees south latitude and 121.6827 degrees east longitude.

Source: Xinhua
 
 
     
 
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