5.3-magnitude quake hits Fiji region

Last Updated: Thu, Apr 11, 2013 17:00 hrs

Hong Kong, April 11 (IANS) An earthquake measuring 5.3 on the Richter scale jolted Fiji region at 15.28 GMT Thursday, the US Geological Survey said.

The epicenter, with a depth of 9.90 km, was initially determined to be at 17.3579 degrees south latitude and 175.0663 degrees east longitude, reported Xinhua.

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