Blasting operations at the quarry caused tremors in Kazakhstan


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ASTANA, October 25 — IA Novosti-Kazakhstan. Technogenic earthquake recorded in the East Kazakhstan region, according to the website of seismic data processing center of the National Nuclear Center of Kazakhstan.

According to operative data, on Tuesday in 13.34 Astana time was a seismic event of magnitude 3.4 at a depth of one kilometer.

"According to preliminary information, this event is an industrial explosion in the coal mine" Karazhyra, "- said in a statement.

Source: IA News-Kazakhstan

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