Earthquake measuring 5.8 magnitude shakes Turkmenistan

October 26, 2016 10:52 AM EDT

News and research before you hear about it on CNBC and others. Claim your 2-week free trial to StreetInsider Premium here.

LONDON (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)



Serious News for Serious Traders! Try StreetInsider.com Premium Free!

You May Also Be Interested In






Related Categories

Reuters

Add Your Comment