Original title: Xinjiang earthquake latest news: Xinjiang 5.5 earthquake caused 8 dead more than 20 injured
The focal depth of the earthquake is shallow, the epicenter near the county seat, Fumin housing has been built for many years, but did not demolish the old housing is still relatively large, and therefore cause more casualties. At present, preliminary statistics have resulted in 8 deaths, more than 20 people were injured, more than 180 houses collapsed, 789 people were affected, the hardest hit areas, tower County, tower Township, village 3 village.
The earthquake within 5 km of the village of Ukraine, Diego Bui Al, Sophie de ditch ditch, and in accordance with the Buyi galleons, within 50 km of the Township Town, Taxkorgan, Dabudaerxiang Tizinafu Township, Waqiaxiang Township, Xiluke cucco, class Deer Township, Maldives Ocean Township, Mann Township tower.
The epicentral distance of 22 km from the Taxkorgan Tajik Autonomous County of Yengisar County, 171 km from aqtau County 185 kilometers, 190 kilometers away from Poskam county from Yecheng County, 194 kilometers, 220 kilometers from Kashi, 1251 km away from Urumqi city.
According to the China earthquake quick report directory, epicenter within 200 km over the past 5 years more than 3 earthquake occurred 227 times, the largest earthquake occurred on November 25, 2016 in Xinjiang, Suzhou is the Akto County 6.7 earthquake (distance from the epicenter was 216 kilometers), according to the magnitude of the previous 50 historic earthquake distribution figure.
Tash Kurgan Taj J under the the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region Autonomous County in Kashi, bordering Pakistan, Afghanistan, Tajikistan three, located in southeastern Pamirs, is at the junction of the Karakoram Range, the Hindu Kush and Alai mountains, there are second world summit of k2. The climate in Ta county is long and cold in winter, without obvious summer. The county covers an area of 25 thousand square kilometers, under the jurisdiction of 2 townships, 10 townships, in 2014 the population of about 40 thousand, in 2014 GDP amounted to 1 billion yuan.