Minor earthquake jolt N.China Province

Updated: 2006-07-04 20:39

A villager points at the broken roof of his house after an earthquake measuring 5.1 degrees on the Richter scale jolted Wen'an County, north China's Hebei Province at 11:56 a.m. (Beijing Time) Tuesday, July 4, 2006. The quake was a shallow-focus one, with its epicenter being around 110 kilometers from Beijing and about 80 kilometers from Tianjin. No casualty was reported at press time. [newsphoto]


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