Earthquake occurred 175 km from Almaty
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An earthquake was registered 175 kilometers east from Almaty, Kazpravda.kz reports with reference to the press service of the Seismological Experimental and Methodological Expedition.
The earthquake was registered on October 17, 2019 at 06:30:47 Almaty time (October 17, 2019 at 00:30:47 GMT). The earthquake epicenter is located 157 km to the east from Almaty on the territory of Kazakhstan," the report said.
According to the press service, the energy class of the earthquake is 8.5, magnitude MPV - 3.9. Epicenter’s coordinates are 42.87 N and 78.78 E. Depth is 15 kilometers. No information about perceptibility (on the MSK-64 scale).