5.5-magnitude quake hits New Zealand
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  • 07:18 17 June 2019

5.5-magnitude quake hits New Zealand

An earthquake measuring 5.5 on the Richter scale jolted 102 km ESE of L'Esperance Rock, New Zealand at 20:58:26 GMT on Sunday, the U.S. Geological Survey said, ONA reports citing Xinhua.

The epicenter, with a depth of 35.0 km, was initially determined to be at 31.636 degrees south latitude and 177.8513 degrees west longitude.

Faig Mahmudov

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