Earthquake measuring 5.8 magnitude shakes Turkmenistan

by Reuters
Wednesday, 26 October 2016 14:49 GMT

LONDON, Oct 26 (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)

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