Earthquake hits Eastern Kazakhstan

Photo: Earthquake hits Eastern Kazakhstan / Kazakhstan

Azerbaijan, Baku, Feb.1 / Trend E. Kosolapova/

An earthquake measuring 4.5 on the Richter scale was recorded in Eastern Kazakhstan region on Friday, European-Mediterranean Seismological Center said.

The earthquake occurred at 12:32 Astana time.
The epicenter was 60 kilometers to the north-west from the village of Urdzhar.

There is no information about victims or damages.

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