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Minor earthquake hits near western inter-Korean sea border

By Yonhap
  • Published : Aug 11, 2019 - 19:45
  • Updated : Aug 11, 2019 - 19:45


(KMA)


A 2.1 magnitude earthquake struck near the western inter-Korean sea border, South Korea's meteorological agency said Sunday.

The temblor occurred at around 6:19 p.m. about 5 kilometers west-northwest of South Korea's northernmost island of Baengnyeong, the Korea Meteorological Administration said.

The agency said the quake will have caused no damage.

(Yonhap)