Earthquake of 4.5 magnitude jolts Tajikistan

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The National Centre for Seismology (NCS) on Friday said an earthquake of magnitude 4.5 on the Richter scale occurred 171km NE of Dushanbe in Tajikistan. “Earthquake of Magnitude:4.5, Occurred on 20-01-2023, 09:16:06 IST, Lat: 39.05 & Long: 70.66, Depth: 10 Km, Location: 171km ENE of Dushanbe, Tajikistan,” the NCS tweeted. However, so far no casualties have been reported. However, more details are awaited.