USGS: Magnitude 5.6 quake hits near Vladivostok, Russia

RESTON, Virginia, April 6 — A magnitude 5.6 quake struck near Vladivostok, in Russia’s far east near the border with China and North Korea, the US Geological Survey said.

The quake hit this morning local time, 87km west-southwest of the major Pacific port of Vladivostok, at a depth of 540km, the USGS said. — Reuters


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