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    6.5-Magnitude Quake Registered in China Near Border With Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan

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    A 6.5-magnitude earthquake has hit northwestern China near the border with Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan, the European-Mediterranean Seismological Center (EMSC) reported Friday.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — The shocks were registered at 14:24 UTC in Southern Xinjiang 25 kilometers from the border with Tajikistan and 30 kilometers from the border with Kyrgyzstan at a depth of 10 kilometers.

    There have been no reports of injuries or destruction.


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