Earthquake of magnitude 3.9 occurred on Tuesday in the waters of the Atlantic Ocean about 200 kilometers south-east of New York City, said the U.S. Geological Survey.
According to U.S. seismologists, the epicenter of the tremors, which began around 10.45 local time (18.45 MSK) and lasted for a few seconds at a depth of about 6.5 kilometers. Underground vibrations were felt in parts of Suffolk and Nassau counties on Long Island (New York), as well as in the neighboring states of New Jersey and Connecticut.
Local television stations, citing the police reported that the earthquake were no injuries. Read more [...]
Magnitude earthquake occurred about 4 on Monday night in the mountains near the port city of Tuapse, injuries or damage, the press service of the Southern Regional Center Emergency Ministry.
"At 00.02 MSK Monday in the mountains, 30 kilometers north-east of Tuapse, at a depth of 10 kilometers magnitude earthquake 3.8. Slight tremors were felt on the hills of the city, "- said in a statement.
No one was injured, the damage is not caused to the buildings, said the press service.
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In Tuapse district, an earthquake measuring 3.5 on the Richter scale. No injuries or damage.
The epicenter was located near Tuapse, in the sea, within the coastal strip.
According to Helen Karpovich, head seismic "Sochi", on the Black Sea, near Tuapse and the Olympic capital, earthquakes happen all the time once or twice a week. But they usually do not exceed 2.1 points, so they are usually not visible.
For comparison, the cracks in the walls of houses and destruction kirichnyh dilapidated buildings occur after shock force 4-4,5 score. According to Helen Karpovich, mountains Read more [...]
Magnitude earthquake 4.8 happened on Sunday morning on the Greek island of Crete, said the global monitoring of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS).
The epicenter was located between the towns of Heraklion and Chania.
Earthquakes of this magnitude are usually not bring damage to property in Greece, where the buildings for decades built to meet strict seismic standards.
Source: RIA Novosti
2 September 10 (16:46)According to local residents, the power of tremors was about 3 points
In Russia's EMERCOM in Krasnodar region have confirmed information about the earthquake that occurred in approximately Tuapse 40 minutes before. According to preliminary data, the epicenter of tremors was at sea a few kilometers from the coast.
Tremors were felt very good on the ground. There was panic among residents. To help inundated with calls of citizens who wanted to know whether the aftershocks and whether to leave their homes.
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Earthquake intensity 5.3 points in the epicenter occurred on Lake Baikal on Wednesday night, no casualties or damage, according to emergency department of Buryatia.
"In the area near Lake Baikal seismic event registered with epicenter 45 kilometers east Severobaikalsk. The intensity at the center - 5.3 points, magnitude - 3.0. No injuries or damage, all facilities are operating normally. In Severobaikalsk tremors were not felt, "- said in a statement.
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On Saturday, October 23, residents of the Soviet district of Chelyabinsk felt tremors. Anatoly Jars, living on the street Dovatora 4A states that at 19:15 the house started shaking due to three strong vibrations.
"There were three push. The house rocked slowly, under the feet become uncomfortable, water gurgled in the cooler. I immediately called the MOE "- said Anatoly pitcher.
In addition, tremors were felt Obraztsova street residents and Volodarsky and settlement Smolino.
"The first regional" asked for comments in the emergency department of the Chelyabinsk region. Read more [...]
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In Chelyabinsk underground tremors stopped. However, now shaking the Sverdlovsk region.
In the night from Saturday to Sunday in the town of Kachkanar magnitude earthquake 3.3 score. From fluctuations in the Earth's crust began to shake the glass houses, the cars including alarms.
The cause of the earthquake is not clear.
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Earthquake in Kirovsk. Natural disasters or the effects of human activities. We were in the midst of yesterday's events - Kukisvumchorr neighborhood. How the second school experienced tremors tell Marina Shulgin.21.10.2010 Today, around 25 kilometers in 12 hours of the day was recorded quake. Its capacity is now estimated to Kola geophysical service was 5 on the Richter scale.
Earthquake felt by many kirovchane, a wave came even to Apatity. At the scene, immediately left the Kola geophysical service professionals.
Sergey Petrov - Academic Secretary KOLA Geophysical Service RAS
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Rescues are last afoot to reaching more 1,000 tourists marooned in a outback Nepalese aerodrome subsequently inclemency has canceled departing flights since Wednesday. Large fog has prevented planes from going Tenzing Hillary Drome in Lukla, Nepal, which sees 500 tourists transit on their way to Katmandu apiece day in rule operations. Lukla is the almost green springboard for masses hike to Everest bag encampment. Tapering nutrient supplies had strained various 100 tourists to rise 4 years to a littler aerodrome in the township of Jiri. Flights resumed when fog upraised on Monday.Translate more Read more [...]
In California, about 8 million people took part in the training for a possible earthquake.
According to experts, there is a 50 percent probability that the next 30 years in the U.S. state of an earthquake of magnitude 7.8 points.
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Earthquake of magnitude 4.8 occurred 855 kilometers north of the capital city of Lima, Peru, data on victims and destructions, the website of the U.S. Geological Survey.
Tremor was recorded on Saturday at 18.54 MSK. The earthquake was located at 205 kilometers from the city at a depth of Moyobamba 124 kilometers.
Peru passes through the Pacific "fire zone" where 85% of all recorded earthquakes in the world.
Source: RIA Novosti
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In Chelyabinsk, scientists are trying to determine the nature of earthquakes that rocked the city in recent years. Versions variety - from this earthquake to demolition or blasting in quarries. Residents scared - the abnormal phenomena for the Urals increased."Even recently had a case - I sit at the computer, and I have a computer on wheels, and suddenly on a swing - here and there, well, I think, glitches have already begun," - that is a real earthquake, Eugene Beloborodova found on the Internet . Facebook users in October, first noticed the strange tremors in Chelyabinsk. Townspeople Read more [...]
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Tuapse district of the Krasnodar Territory "shakes" for two weeks. Last night, some of the local residents, subtract somewhere on the Internet, after minor tremors coming terrible earthquake, emptied out. With a take only what you need - documents, money, warm clothes. Lifeguards on duty, which inundated with calls, tried to calm the people. But could not. Professionals still had to visit the area and talk to the frightened crowd to not panic enveloped the entire city.
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Messages about this, as the agency "Height 102", began to come from the citizens in the security department of the regional EMERCOM, Municipal Committee of Civil Protection, rescuers from Friday and continued on Saturday.
Possible tremors called residents Dzerzhinsky, the Soviet, Traktorozavodskogo, Central district of Volgograd. Some local media even appeared publications reported cracks in one of the houses.
However, experts have refuted the information about the earthquake. "People are injured on impact, as well, and the destruction of Read more [...]
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In Arkansas zafiksirovanny dozens of earthquakes.
Characteristics of earthquakes: the magnitude of 1 to 2.5. Depth - 5 km. The time period from about November 28. Last of December 4 at 2:06:42 UTC.Of interest is the fact that the points line up in earthquakes, as well as their duration in time.
Perhaps this has something to do with the process is located near an active seismic zone - New Madrid (New Madrid Fault System).A series of earthquakes in ArkansasMap of seismic areas in the U.S.
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