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On March 19th...

M6.3 - Southern Xinjiang, China, 1996

At least twenty-four people killed, 128 injured and more than 15,314 houses destroyed in the Artux-Jiashi area. Also felt in the Bachu, Kashi, Wuqia and Yecheng areas.

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