POWERFUL 7.2-MAGNITUDE EARTHQUAKE STRIKES TAJIKISTAN – USGS

MOSCOW — A powerful 7.2-magnitude earthquake has struck 367 kilometers (228 miles) east of Tajikistan’s capital of Dushanbe, the US Geological Survey reported Monday.

The earthquake struck at 07:50 GMT at a depth of 10 kilomters (6 miles) under the surface of the earth.

There are currently no reports of damage or injuries. PNA/Sputnik