Magnitude 6.1 earthquake strikes 1,000 km off Perth, Australia -USGS

by Reuters
Sunday, 16 December 2018 14:50 GMT

LONDON, Dec 16 (Reuters) - A magnitude 6.1 earthquake struck around 1,000 km north-northwest of the Australian city of Perth, the U.S. Geological Survey reported on Sunday.

The quake occurred at a depth of 33.0 km, USGS said.

(Reporting by Catherine Evans; editing by David Evans)

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