Earthquake measuring 4.3 jolts Kazakhstan

Photo: Earthquake measuring 4.3 jolts Kazakhstan / Kazakhstan

Azerbaijan, Baku, Sept. 24 / Trend E. Kosolapova/

An earthquake measuring 4.3 on the Richter scale was recorded in Kazakhstan on Tuesday, Kazakhstan's Seismological Expedition of the Science Committee under Education and Science Ministry reported.

The earthquake occurred at 7:21 a.m. Astana time (1:21 a.m. Greenwich time), 596 kilometres to the west from the city of Almaty.

There is no information about victims or damage.

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