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5.3-magnitude quake hits eastern Sichuan

Xinhua | Updated: 2013-04-25 07:16

HONG KONG - An earthquake measuring 5.3 on the Richter scale jolted eastern Sichuan, China at 22:10:31 GMT on Wednesday, the US Geological Survey said.

The epicenter, with a depth of 12.00 km, was initially determined to be at 28.3779 degrees north latitude and 104.9722 degrees east longitude.

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