7.2 magnitude quake jolts Sulawesi Sea

Posted By Badal Nepal || Date: 10 January, 2017

BEIJING, Jan.10:(Xinhua)An earthquake measuring 7.2 on the Richter scale struck the area near Sulawesi Sea (Celebes Sea) at 2:13 p.m. Beijing Time, according to China Earthquake Network Center (CENC). The U.S. Geological Survey reported that the quake was at 6.9 magnitude.The epicenter was measured at 4.53 degree north latitude and 122.69 east longitude, the CENC said.