Washington, April 9 (IANS) An earthquake measuring 5.0 on the Richter scale jolted Anatahan region, Northern Mariana Islands on Friday, the US Geological Survey (USGS) said.Also Read - Magnitude 6.1 Earthquake Rocks Peru's North Pacific Coast

The epicentre, with a depth of 35.0 km, was initially determined to be at 16.7277 degrees north latitude and 146.8642 degrees east longitude, Xinhua reported. (Also Read: India-Pakistan peace process stands ‘suspended’, says Pakistan envoy) Also Read - BREAKING: Massive Earthquake Hits Perryville in Alaska

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