5.0-magnitude quake hits China's Xinjiang
By: Xinhua

A 5.0-magnitude earthquake jolted Huocheng county in Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region, at 9:28 am Monday Beijing Time, according to the China Earthquake Networks Center.

The epicenter was monitored at 44.42 degrees north latitude and 80.82 degrees east longitude, with a depth of 15 km, the CENC said.