Earthquake measuring 5.8 magnitude shakes Turkmenistan

Reuters News
Posted: Oct 26, 2016 10:52 AM

LONDON (Reuters) - An earthquake measuring 5.8 magnitude shook Turkmenistan on Wednesday 11 km east of Balakabat near the Caspian Sea, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) said.

The quake struck at a depth of 28 km (17 miles).

(Reporting by Angus MacSwan; Editing by Toby Chopra)