5.7-magnitude quake hits China

Baku, December 16, AZERTAC

A 5.7-magnitude earthquake jolted the county of Xingwen in Yibin City, Sichuan Province at 12:46 p.m. Sunday (Beijing Time), according to the China Earthquake Networks Center (CENC), Xinhua reported.

The epicenter was monitored at 28.24 degrees north latitude and 104.95 degrees east longitude. The quake struck at a depth of 12 km, the center said.

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