Magnitude 5.5 earthquake hits China’s Northwestern Gansu province: Seismological Center

Beijing, Aug 26: The northwestern Chinese province of Gansu has been hit by a 5.5 magnitude earthquake, the national seismological center said.

The tremor was recorded at 23:38 GMT in the Aksay Kazakh Autonomous County of the Jiuquan prefecture-level city.

The epicenter of the earthquake was located at a depth of 15 kilometers (9 miles).

There are no reports about any damage or victims caused by the earthquake.

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