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Earthquake hits Xinjiang
www.chinaview.cn 2005-01-19 18:34:58

    URUMQI, Jan. 19 (Xinhuanet) -- An earthquake measuring 4.7 on the Richter scale hit Wensu county in Aksu prefecture of northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, at 14:28 Tuesday, according to an official with the regional seismological bureau.

ĦĦĦĦThe Epicenter of the quake is 40 km north to Wensu county, which is 1,100 km away from Urumqi, capital of Xinjiang. No casualty was reported at the press time. Enditem

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