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6.2-magnitude quake hits Kermadec Islands: China Earthquake Networks Center

(Xinhua)

20:10, December 15, 2011

BEIJING, Dec. 15 (Xinhua) -- An earthquake measuring 6.2 on the Richter scale jolted the Kermadec Islands at 6:10 p.m. Beijing Time Thursday, according to the China Earthquake Networks Center.

The epicenter, with a depth of 30 km, was initially determined to be at 32.5 degrees south latitude and 179.1 degrees west longitude.

 
 
 
 
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