A moderate earthquake jolted
The tremor, measuring 5.13 on the Richter scale, hit at and lasted for 36 seconds. The epicenter was 349-km from the city.
Panic-stricken people came out of their house during the tremor. No casualty or damage of property was however reported.
The tremor recorded at the lone seismic observatory at Ambagan in the port
city is the sixth one after December 26 strong earthquake which whipped
up tsunami, leaving a trail of devastation in a number of countries
The December 26 earthquake was measured 7.36 on the Richter
scale with its epicenter 1019-km from the port city of
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