Earthquake measuring 6.8 magnitude strikes India: USGS

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Posted: Jan 03, 2016 6:20 PM

(Reuters) - An earthquake measuring 6.8 struck northwest of Imphal in India, near the Myanmar border, on Monday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

The USGS said the quake was 57 kms (35 miles) deep, and initially reported it had struck inside Myanmar.

(Reporting by Stephen Coates; Editing by Michael Perry)