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6.4-magnitude earthquake strikes northwestern China

A magnitude-6.4 earthquake hit northwest China’s Qinghai at 1:13am Thursday, followed by 189 aftershocks. The quake was centred at Menyuan uyghur Autonomous County with a depth of 10km. Many residents in Qinghai, capital city of Xining, ran out onto the streets after feeling the strong tremor, official news agency Xinhua said. The China Earthquake Networks Centre (CENC) measured the […]