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Have you heard about the earthquake in China?

= PRELIMINARY EARTHQUAKE REPORT ==

***This event supersedes event PT10103001.


Region: SOUTHERN QINGHAI, CHINA
Geographic coordinates: 33.263N, 96.665E
Magnitude: 6.9 Mw
Depth: 46 km
Universal Time (UTC): 13 Apr 2010 23:49:42
Time near the Epicenter: 14 Apr 2010 07:49:42
Local standard time in your area: 13 Apr 2010 23:49:42

Location with respect to nearby cities:
239 km (149 miles) NNW (347 degrees) of Qamdo, Xizang (Tibet)
380 km (236 miles) SSE (155 degrees) of Golmud, Qinghai, China
604 km (376 miles) SW (234 degrees) of Xining, Qinghai, China
919 km (571 miles) NE (44 degrees) of THIMPHU, Bhutan


ADDITIONAL EARTHQUAKE PARAMETERS

 
Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 2:39 AM on Apr. 14, 2010 in Politics & Current Events

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Answers (4)
  • This is very sad for the people of China (in that area of course). I hope that they are able to rescue as many people as possible.

    QuinnMae

    Answer by QuinnMae at 9:49 AM on Apr. 14, 2010

  • I could honestly really care less.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 2:49 AM on Apr. 14, 2010

  • My sister and her husband plan to retire in China, and have relatives there. I hope they are all okay.
    mancosmomma

    Answer by mancosmomma at 9:54 AM on Apr. 14, 2010

  • That's extremely sad. I wish them a quick recovery and I hope they save as many people as possible.
    caitxrawks

    Answer by caitxrawks at 10:20 AM on Apr. 14, 2010

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