North Korea earthquake: Alert across South Korea border in Seoul as strong quake strikes

North Korea earthquake: Alert across South Korea border in Seoul as strong quake strikes

The magnitude 4.0 earthquake hit North Korea’s Gangwon Province – around 100 miles from the border – the South Korean Meteorological Administration has confirmed.

Reports have suggested the tremors were felt as far south as South Korea’s capital, Seoul.

The European Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) said the earthquake was at a depth of 10km.

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Published at Mon, 11 May 2020 11:15:00 +0000