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MME records earthquake

Contributed by NAMPA.

WINDHOEK, 22 NOV (NAMPA) - The Ministry of Mines and Energy has confirmed that an earthquake was recorded in the early hours of Thursday in some parts of the country.
A statement availed to Nampa on Friday said the earthquake was recorded at all 10 seismic station of the Namibian Seismology Network namely in Windhoek, Tsumeb, Kamanjab, Opuwo, Rundu, Katima, Gobabis, Karibib, Aus and Ariamsvlei at 04h20.
The earth tremor, it explained registered a preliminary local magnitude (ML) of 4.5 as record ...