There were no reports of injuries or damages. The German Research Centre for Geosciences which measured the quake at magnitude 6.1 added it was a depth of 119km.
A 7 magnitude earthquake hit along the China Krgyzstan border on Tuesday injuring at least 3 people.More video shared by the state tv CCTV showed firemen entering a damaged building with cracked walls and police helping an injured local.
Local authorities dispatched a team to quake ecpicentre, Beijing Xinhua state news agency revealed. while some 800 people were on standby for any disaster relief mission.
Footage circulating on Chinese social media showed household appliances crashing to the floor as shaking rocked homes. The mega quake was registered after 2 am at a depth of 113 km in China Xinjiang region some 140 km west of the city of Aksu.
Twi livestock sheds and residential houses collapsed in the are near the epicenter in rural Wushi County according to Xinhua. Electricity was knocked out. Two people in county were injured and have been hospitalised state media told.