Earthquake hits Kazakh-Kyrgyz border

Photo: Earthquake hits Kazakh-Kyrgyz border / Kazakhstan

Baku, Azerbaijan, August 18
By Elena Kosolapova - Trend:

An earthquake measuring 3.8 on the Richter scale was recorded on the Kazakh-Kyrgyz border on August 18, Kazakhstan's Seismological Expedition of the Science Committee under Education and Science Ministry reported.

The earthquake occurred at 3:53 a.m. Almaty time (August 17, 9:53 p.m. Greenwich time), 203 kilometres to the south-east of the city of Almaty.

The epicenter of the earthquake was located at a depth of 5 kilometers.

There is no information about victims or damage.

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