One video shows a room shaking as if it were a ship’s berth in rough seas, while in China a couple riding a motorcycle can be seen falling and a building collapsing
Terrible scenes unfolded at the time of the strong earthquake in eastern tajikistan, recalling the recent devastating earthquakes in Turkey.
According to the American Seismological Institute and the Euro-Mediterranean Institute, the earthquake had a magnitude of 6.8 Richter, while according to the local competent authority it was 7.2 Richter. In the footage of a video, a room can be seen shaking as if it were a berth of a ship in rough seas, while in China, a couple riding a motorbike can be seen falling and at the same time a building is collapsing.
#Tajikistan 7.1 Büyülüğünde deprem ile sarsılırken? 6.8 – 5.0 – 4.6 – 4.9 büyüklükte artçılar haşıtı.
Depression? Pakistan, Özbekistan, Çin, Afganistan ve Kırgızistan’da hissedildi.
Kardeş Tajikistan halkına goçel olsun. Allah oni korusun. pic.twitter.com/xzF1VPZAWM
— Seyfullah Koyuncu (@syf_kync) February 23, 2023
China’s state television network CCTV placed its focus near the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region’s border with Tajikistan.
The sparsely populated area where the epicenter was located is surrounded by the imposing Pamir Mountains. About twenty minutes after the first tremor, a second one of magnitude 5 was recorded.
So far there is no information about casualties.
#Tajikistan depreminde komşu #Chin den images
7.2 size..#OkullaraAraVerilsin pic.twitter.com/pXMTB5UFeF
— Ali ALEMDAROĞLU (@alialmdrglu) February 23, 2023
More Videos Strong 7.1-magnitude earthquake hits eastern Tajikistan near the border with China an Hour ago.#Tajikistan#TajikistanEarthquake pic.twitter.com/K5i1WJLEN6
— Sumit 🇮🇳 (@sumityou50) February 23, 2023
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