An earthquake hit southwest China on Sunday leaving at least 30 people injured and hundreds of homes destroyed. The earthquake bureau in Yunnan province calls the quake “moderate” having a magnitude of -5.5. There was a reported 34 aftershocks following the quake. Only three of the 30 people injured face serious injuries. Read more below.

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A total of 55,000 people were effected due to the earthquake. 2,500 houses were damaged and a total of 700 homes collapsed. 6,000 tents and other supplies are already on the way to the affected area.