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    A 5.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred in Myanmar’s largest city, Yangon, the US Geological Survey (USGS) said Monday.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — The quake hit the city at 20:50 local time (14:20 GMT). Its epicenter was about 70 kilometers (44 miles) northwest of Yangon at a depth of 10 kilometers (six miles).

    No damage or casualties have been reported so far.


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