A magnitude 5.5 earthquake rocks Sichuan-Gansu border region, China. The recorded time of incident happened 5:58AM of November 1, 2011 at the epicenter. Location was set at 32.559°N, 105.324°E with depth of 16.1 km (10.0 miles).
After 2 hours, an aftershock was recorded with magnitude of 5.4 at Northern Xinjiang, China. Its epicenter was located at 43.633°N, 82.383°E with depth of 27.9 km (17.3 miles).
Here are the details of its distances:
95 km (59 miles) ESE of Yining, Xinjiang, China
289 km (179 miles) SW of Karamay, Xinjiang, China
302 km (187 miles) WSW of Shihezi, Xinjiang, China
2837 km (1762 miles) WNW of BEIJING, Beijing, China
There were no immediate reports of damages and casualties.
Meanwhile, another aftershock was recorded earlier this morning around 1:18AM at Gansu, China. It has a magnitude of 5.1 located at 34.513°N, 104.105°E from the epicenter with depth of 17 km (10.6 miles).