On December 16, China Seismological Network officially determined that at 12:46 on the same day, a 5.7 magnitude earthquake occurred in Xingwen County, Yibin City, Sichuan Province (28.24 degrees north latitude, 104.95 degrees east longitude), with a focal depth of 12 km. According to local residents, when the earthquake occurred, they felt obvious earthquake sensation. A video of Sichuan newspaper observing the circle of journalistsfriends showed that smoke and dust had risen on the hill near Longdong Village Party Service Center in Zhoujiazhen, Xingwen County. Villagers saw the landslide. The propaganda staff of Xingwen County Committee said that the living order within the county has not been greatly affected at present. The earthquake-related information is being collected and will be released in time.
Source: Han Jiapeng_NN9841, responsible editor of Sichuan Daily