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6.7-magnitude quake hits Santa Cruz Islands -- USGS

02-02-2013 07:32 BJT

NEW YORK, Feb. 1 (Xinhua) -- An earthquake measuring 6.7 on the Richter scale jolted Santa Cruz Islands on Friday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

The epicenter, with a depth of 34.20 km, was initially determined to be at 10.9968 degrees south latitude and 165.4029 degrees east longitude.

Editor:James |Source: Xinhua

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