Magnitude 6.5 earthquake strikes in northeast Tajikistan: USGS

Reuters News
Posted: Nov 25, 2016 9:42 AM

Nov 25 (Reuters) - An earthquake with a magnitude of 6.5 struck northeastern Tajikistan, close to the borders with China and Kyrgyzstan, at 1424 GMT on Friday, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

The quake, initially reported as a magnitude 6.8, struck at a depth of 75 kilometers.

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