Beijing, March 31: An earthquake measuring 5.5 on the Richter scale
hit Tibet early Monday, the China Earthquake Networks Centre said.
The temblor hit Nyima County at 1.10 a.m., Xinhua quoted the
centre as saying, adding that the quake's epicentre was monitored
at 31.4 degrees north latitude and 86.5 degrees east longitude with
a depth of 10 km.