A preliminary 6.0 magnitude earthquake struck off the East coast of North Korea Thursday, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The earthquake was later downgraded to a 5.8
The quake hit around 200 kilometers ‘southeast of the North Korean city of Chongjin at a depth of 560 kilometers,’ Yonhap reported.
The Pentagon said the incident was not related to a nuclear test.
BREAKING: Magnitude 6.0 earthquake detected off North Korea’s east coast – Yonhap
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