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Earthquake jolts Kazakhstan

18 July 2018 09:00 713

ASTANA. KAZINFORM - A network of seismological stations recorded an earthquake measuring 4.9 on the MPV scale near Almaty on Tuesday evening.

The quake with the epicenter in the territory of Kazakhstan hit 232 km northeast of Almaty city.

It stroke at the depth of 20 km at 11:14 p.m. Almaty time.

Residents of the town of Tekeli felt the tremors of the quake.

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