7.0-magnitude quake hits SW China's Sichuan Province: CENC

Added On August 8, 2017

 BEIJING, Aug. 8 (Xinhua) -- A 7.0-magnitude earthquake jolted Jiuzhaigou County in southwest China's Sichuan Province at 9:19 p.m. Tuesday (Beijing Time), according to the China Earthquake Networks Center (CENC).

The epicenter was monitored at 33.2 degrees north latitude and 103.82 degrees east longitude. The quake struck at a depth of 20 km, the center said in a statement.