5.2 magnitude earthquake hits northwestern China

Epicentre of the quake was located northwest of China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region

Anadolu Agency

An earthquake measuring 5.2 on the Richter scale rocked China’s Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, China Earthquake Networks Center said Thursday.

The epicenter of the quake was located at Kashgar province in northwestern China.

No casualties or damage have been reported.