5.3-magnitude Earthquakes hit Tibet
Beijing: Two 5.3-magnitude earthquakes hit parts of Tibet today but no damage was reported so far, Chinese authorities said. The first quake shook Dinggye County, Xigaze City at 9:48 am, the China Earthquake Networks Centre said.
The epicentre was monitored at a depth of 10 kms, state- run Xinhua news agency reported. Another quake hit the area at 10:05 am in Tingri County. Its depth was monitored at 6 kms.
Both were stated to be shallow quakes as they took place not far from the surface of the earth. Authorities are awaiting reports of damage from the areas.http://www.people24x7.org/5-3-magnitude-earthquakes-hit-tibet/https://i0.wp.com/www.people24x7.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/earth-quck.jpg?fit=800%2C490https://i0.wp.com/www.people24x7.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/earth-quck.jpg?resize=150%2C150FEATURED POSTSfeatured