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Earthquake with magnitude of 4.0 hits in 232km from Almaty

06 March, 09:59 165
Earthquake with magnitude of 4.0 hits in 232km from Almaty

There is no information according to MSK-63.

The seismological experimental-methodical expedition of the Science Committee of the Ministry of Education and Science of Kazakhstan at 07:23 pm (Almaty time) has registered an earthquake with the epicenter in 232 km south east from Almaty, the expedition’s website reports.  

“The energy class of the earthquake was 8.5, with the magnitude of MPV 4.0. the epicenter’s coordinates were 42.53o northern latitude and 79.60o eastern longitude. The depth was 20 km. There is no information on perceptibility according to MSK-64,” says the message on Monday.