M4.3 Earthquake Hits Area Near Beijing

A 4.3 magnitude earthquake struck Langfang City in north China’s Hebei Province on Monday, China Earthquake Networks Center (CENC) reported.

 

The quake occurred at around 6:31 p.m. local time (1031GMT) in Yongqing County, some 60 km south of Beijing.

 

Tremors were felt in Beijing.

 

The epicenter of the earthquake was at a depth of 20 km, 39.37 degrees north latitude and 116.67 degrees east longitude, according to the CENC.

 

There were no immediate reports of damage.

 

Source: CGTN