6.0-magnitude quake hits Santa Cruz Islands

13:35, June 21, 2011      

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An earthquake measuring 6.0 on the Richter Scale jolted Santa Cruz Islands at 10:04 a.m. Beijing Time Tuesday, according to the China Earthquake Networks Center.

The epicenter, with a depth of 20 km, was initially determined to be at 11.5 degrees south latitude and 165.5 degrees east longitude.

Source: Xinhua
 
 
     
 
 
 
     
 
 
 
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