5.3-magnitude quake hits 190km SSE of Port Blair, India — USGS

5.3-magnitude quake hits 190km SSE of Port Blair, India — USGS

HONG KONG — An earthquake measuring 5.3 on the Richter scale jolted 190km SSE of Port Blair, India at 20:32: 57 GMT on Tuesday, the US Geological Survey said.

The epicenter, with a depth of 13.74 km, was initially determined to be at 10.1815 degrees north latitude and 93.6242 degrees east longitude. PNA/Xinhua/northboundasia.com