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30 January 2023

EARTHQUAKE: Magnitude 5.8 SOUTHERN XINJIANG, CHINA 29/01/2023 23:49 (UTC)

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Magnitude 5.8 29/01/2023 23:49 SOUTHERN XINJIANG, CHINA

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A magnitude 5.8 earthquake has occurred SOUTHERN XINJIANG, CHINA at:
40.03N 82.43E Depth 30km 29/01/2023 at 23:49:39 (Universal Time)

Earthquake location with respect to nearby cities:
222 km ESE of Aksu, China / pop: 535,000 / local time: Asia/Urumqi
114 km ESE of Aral, China / pop: 260,000 / local time: Asia/Urumqi

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Manual location disseminated on 30/01/2023 00:10 (UTC)
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