Strong earthquake in Kazakhstan


Strong earthquake in Kazakhstan 

On December 4, at 01.38 Almaty time, an earthquake was recorded by a network of seismic stations, the epicenter of which was located 303 kilometers northeast of the southern capital, as Almaty is called, in Kazakhstan.

This was reported by the press service of the emergency department of the Almaty region.

The earthquake was magnitude 5.2. The epicenter lies at a depth of 15 km. According to the service, the earthquake was felt in Taldykorgan, Tekeli and nearby villages - with a gradual weakening of the force.

There were no reports of destruction or casualties.

According to the US Geological Survey, the first earthquake occurred on November 26 at 05:54 AM Kiev time, the epicenter of the shocks lay at a depth of about 10 km, 10 km northwest of Shijak - between Durres and the capital. Then, for several days, tremors continued in Albania.

On the eve of the earthquake of magnitude 5.2 occurred in the south-west of China in the Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region. The earthquake killed one person.

A powerful earthquake of magnitude 7.4 was reported off the coast of Indonesia. Tremors were recorded near the city of Manado. The epicenter of tremors was located 133 kilometers northwest of the city of Ternate. The hearth lay at a depth of 62 kilometers.

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