5.8 earthquake shakes Sumatra, Indonesia

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  • Saturday, 22 Dec 2007

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A 5.8 magnitude earthquake shook western Sumatra, Indonesia, on Saturday, the U.S. Geological Survey said in a posting on its Web site. 

The quake, at a depth of 35 km, had its epicenter 220 km west northwest of Sibolga, Sumatra, Indonesia, USGS said. 

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