Strong Earthquake Strikes Central China: USGS

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Reuters
A strong and shallow earthquake struck central China on Monday, the United States Geological Survey said.

Japan Meteorological Agency's earthquake and tsunami observations division director Nagai points at a graph of ground motion waveform data observed in the morning in Japan during a news conference in Tokyo

A strong and shallow earthquake struck central China on Monday, the United States Geological Survey said.

The USGS said the 5.9 magnitude quake, initially reported as a magnitude 6.0, struck 97 miles west of Tianshui in Gansu province and at a depth of 0.6 miles.

There were no immediate reports of damage or injury.