The quake that hit Tangshan on Sunday morning caused only minor damage to some older properties, authorities said. Photo: Weibo
The quake that hit Tangshan on Sunday morning caused only minor damage to some older properties, authorities said. Photo: Weibo
Earthquakes

Chinese city of Tangshan hit by magnitude 5.1 quake, stirring memories of 1976 tragedy

  • Tremor leaves only minor damage and no one hurt, but was linked to quake that killed 242,000 people 44 years ago, Beijing Earthquake Agency says
  • Local rail services were temporarily suspended after early morning quake, but were returning to normal after lunch

The quake that hit Tangshan on Sunday morning caused only minor damage to some older properties, authorities said. Photo: Weibo
The quake that hit Tangshan on Sunday morning caused only minor damage to some older properties, authorities said. Photo: Weibo
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