Update: USGS Upgrades NKorean Earthquake Size To six.three Magnitude
Earlier tale follows:Â
An earthquake measuring 5.2 struck North Korea on Sun., suggesting the reclusive country could have conducted a sixth nuclear test.
The U.S. Geological Survey stated the quake struck 55 km north northwest of Kimchaek. There have been no immediate reports of injury or casualties.
Previous current tremors within the region have been brought on by nuclear tests. (Writing by Nick Macfie; Editing by Himani Sarkar)