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Moderate mag. 5.7 earthquake - Northern Xinjiang, China on Tuesday, 8 August 2017

This quake was likely an aftershock of the M 6.5 quake: Northern Xinjiang, China on Tue, 8 Aug 23h27, which had occurred 17 minutes earlier.
Moderate mag. 5.7 earthquake  - Northern Xinjiang, China on Tuesday, 8 August 2017
Aug 9 00:00: Magnitude recalculated from 5.2 to 5.7.
Date & time: Tuesday, 8 August 2017 23:44 UTC
Magnitude: 5.7
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 44.27°N / 82.8°E (China)
Nearest volcano: Tianshan (198 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 2.2*10^13 J (6.22 GWh / 5351 tons of TNT / 0.3 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Tue, 8 Aug 2017
Tue, 8 Aug 23:44 UTCM 5.3 / 60 km5.3 NORTHERN XINJIANG, CHINAEMSC
Tue, 8 Aug 23:44 UTCM 5.3 / 10 km- 105km SSE of Dostyq, KazakhstanUSGS
Tue, 8 Aug 23:44 UTCM 4.7 / 8 km新疆博尔塔拉州精河县CEIC

"I felt it" reports:
Almaty (Kazakhstan) (514 km W from epicenter)(no details): 20 минут назад (via EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan) (512 km W from epicenter)(no details): В Алматы почувствовали! Около секунд 15 качало( (via EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan) (510 km W from epicenter)(no details): Алматы. На 4м этаже проснулся от плавного укачивание. Дверца шкафа купе бился и издавал звуки (via EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan) (510 km W from epicenter)(no details): Множественные, не сильные толчки. Проснулись всей семьёй. (via EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan) (510 km W from epicenter)(no details): Будут ли повторные толчки? (via EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan) (510 km W from epicenter)(no details): Качало довольно долго (via EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan) (509 km W from epicenter)(no details): 3.5 5.30 am Almaty city (via EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan) (506 km W from epicenter)(no details): Трясло долго и ощутимо (via EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan) (506 km W from epicenter)(no details): Just felt it in Almaty mountains where I live. It was shaking for quite a while. There was a feeling someone was rocking the boat. The dogs could not stop barking (via EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan) (497 km W from epicenter)(no details): Было ощутимо (via EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan) (491 km W from epicenter)(no details): Не ощутил. 25 этаж. (via EMSC)
Almaty (Kazakhstan) (492 km W from epicenter)(no details): 2 раз (via EMSC)

 

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