At least five killed in earthquakes in southeast Spain

14:30, May 12, 2011      

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At least five people were killed on Wednesday when two earthquakes, measuring 5.2 and 4.4 on the Richter scale respectively, rocked the region of Murcia in southeast Spain, local government said.

The magnitude-5.2 quake was felt strongly in the city of Murcia, while the magnitude-4.4 one had its epicenter close to the town of Lorca.

Source: Xinhua
 
 
     
 
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