Quake Hits Russia-China-N.Korea Border

MOSCOW, Feb. 18 (UPI) — A 6.7-magnitude earthquake rumbled along the border region of China, Russia and North Korea Thursday, the U.S. Geological Servey reported.

The epicenter was about 69 miles northeast of Congjin, North Korea; 69 miles east-southeast of Yanji, China; 70 miles southwest of Vladivostok, Russia, and 361 northeast of Pyongyang, North Korea’s capital, USGS said.

The earthquake had a depth of 562 miles.

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