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Moderate quake hits Sumatra, Indonesia

(Xinhua)

08:15, January 06, 2012

HONG KONG, Jan. 6 (Xinhua) - An earthquake with magnitude of 5. 2 struck off Sumatra island earlier Friday.

The quake jolted at 06 : 14 a.m. Jakarta time Friday 23:14 GMT on Thursday with epicenter at 53 km northwest Siberut Mentawai of West Sumatra and with the depth at 20 km under sea bed.

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