5.8-magnitude quake hits NW China's Qinghai: CENC

BEIJING, Aug. 13 (Xinhua) -- A 5.8-magnitude earthquake jolted Maduo County of Golog Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture in Qinghai Province, northwest China at 12:21 p.m. Friday, according to the China Earthquake Networks Center (CENC).

Photo: China Earthquake Networks Center

The epicenter was monitored at 34.58 degrees north latitude and 97.54 degrees east longitude. The earthquake struck at a depth of 8 km, the center said.