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M6.2 earthquake jolts Iran- USGS

WASHINGTON, (PNA/Xinhua) — A 6.2-magnitude earthquake jolted 36 km southeast of Abdanan, Iran, at 02:32 GMT Monday, the U.S. Geological Survey said. The epicenter, with a depth of 10.0 km,…

7.1-magnitude quake hits Panguna, Papua New Guinea — USGS

BEIJING, (PNA/Xinhua) — An earthquake measuring 7.1 on the Richter scale jolted 67 km away from Panguna, Papua New Guinea on Wednesday, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said. The epicenter,…

5.2-magnitude quake hits 24km East of Farkhar, Afghanistan — USGS

HONG KONG, (PNA/Xinhua) — An earthquake measuring 5.2 on the Richter scale jolted 24km East of Farkhar, Afghanistan at 17:30:20 GMT on Sunday, the U.S. Geological Survey said. The epicenter,…