A 5.8-magnitude earthquake hit Delingha, Qinghai province, with no casualties or property damage reported

2022-08-02 0 By

A 5.8-magnitude earthquake struck at 10:21 am On January 23 in Delingha city, Haixi Mongolian and Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Qinghai Province, with a depth of 8 km and an epicenter at 38.44 degrees north latitude and 97.37 degrees east longitude.The population within 50 kilometers of the epicenter is extremely sparsely populated, with about 1,200 people within 100 kilometers.The epicenter was 119 kilometers from Delingha city and 439 kilometers from Xining City.Li Fuwen, a villager from Spring Water village, Gahai town, Delingha City, told reporters that when the earthquake occurred, he did not feel the earthquake at home, and there were no casualties or property losses near his home.According to the earthquake department feedback, has not received casualties and property damage reports.A 5.8-magnitude earthquake hit delingha city, Haixi, Qinghai province at 10:21 am on January 23, with a depth of 8 km, according to the China Earthquake Networks.The epicenter is located in the plateau uninhabited area, 119 kilometers from Delingha City, 168 kilometers from Jiayuguan City, 439 kilometers from Xining City.(Integrated from Xinhua News Agency Weibo, Official Weibo of National Earthquake Networks Network)