Earthquake felt in southern Kazakhstan

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The epicenter of the tremors that erupted at the five-kilometer depth, was located in 617 km South-West of Almaty. The magnitude of the earthquake is estimated at 4,8, according to the seismological experimental-methodical expedition.

Earthquake felt the residents of Shymkent and Taraz, where the intensity of the shocks was 2-3 and 2 points respectively for 12-point scale (very weak and weak shocks). When the intensity of the earthquake can be confused with the passage of heavy trucks under Windows.

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