5.4-magnitude earthquake joits Tibet: CENC

2013-02-25 05:52:02 GMT2013-02-25 13:52:02(Beijing Time)  Xinhua English

An earthquake measuring 5.4 on the Richter scale jolted the Gerze county of Ali prefecture in southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region at 1:11 p.m. Beijing Time Monday, according to the China Earthquake Networks Center.

The epicenter, with a depth of 9 km, was initially determined to be at 34.4 degrees north latitude and 85.7 degrees east longitude.

Editor: Yu Runze
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