Posted 23 февраля 04:12

Published 23 февраля 04:12

Modified 23 февраля 07:20

Updated 23 февраля 07:20

An earthquake of magnitude 7.3 occurred in Tajikistan (VIDEO)

23 февраля 2023, 04:12
Tremors were also felt in Kazakhstan's Alma-Ata.

The Chinese Seismological Center reported an earthquake of magnitude 7.3 in Tajikistan near the border with the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region in northwest China.

The shock was felt at 8:37 local time - at 3:37 pm in Moscow. The hearth is at a depth of 10 km, the epicenter is 82 km from the Chinese border. In the capital of Uzbekistan, Tashkent, they announced tremors of magnitude three or four points, but the phenomenon was also felt in Alma-Ata. There the magnitude was estimated at 2-3.

There is no data on casualties or damage.