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5.0-magnitude quake jolts SW China

Updated: 2013-04-21 07:48

BEIJING - An earthquake measuring 5.0-magnitude jolted China's Sichuan Province at 4:53 a.m. Sunday Beijing Time, according to China Earthquake Networks Center.

The epicenter was monitored at 30.3 degrees north latitude and 103.0 degrees east longitude with a depth of 16 km.

The epicenter was at the bordering area of Qionglai County and Lushan County, where a deadly 7.0-magnititude quake occurred on Saturday morning.

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