The earthquake of magnitude 6.2 occurred on Thursday, December 8, in the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous region of China, light injuries to two people.The epicenter of the disaster was located in the County Hutubi Changji Hui Autonomous district.
The tremors were recorded at 13:15 Beijing time. The storm was severely felt in the urban district of Urumqi, and other parts of Northern Xinjiang.
The result of the tremors seven houses collapsed, and another 18 were seriously damaged, 379 buildings covered with cracks. In the region of the running mechanism of the emergency response. To the affected areas directed rescue teams.
In the County Hutubi was on Thursday suspended classes in schools. In order to security in the region were temporarily disrupted the movement of trains.