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China : Earthquake : 2017/08/09
GLIDE: EQ-2017-000104-CHN 
Satellite Images (Sentinel Asia): ERCNEA000005 DRR & Disaster Information

Duration 2017/08/09
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China
Name Earthquake
Outline Thirty-two people were injured and more than 1,000 houses damaged in a 6.6-magnitude earthquake in Jinghe County in Bortala Mongolian Autonomous Prefecture in northwest China's Xinjiang morning 9 Aug.

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  • Xinhua-2017/8/9
    Thirty-two people were injured and more than 1,000 houses damaged in a 6.6-magnitude earthquake in Jinghe County in Bortala Mongolian Autonomous Prefecture in northwest China\'s Xinjiang morning 8 Aug.
    Two people were seriously injured, and 142 homes collapsed, according to the regional information office.
    The China Earthquake Networks Center said the earthquake occurred at 7:27 a.m. (Beijing Time) at a depth of 11 km. Another 121 aftershocks were recorded as of 1 p.m. with the greatest exceeding magnitude 6.