Magnitude earthquake 5.5 happened in Myanmar. The epicenter lies at a depth of 122 km.
Hearth lies at a depth of 207.9 kilometers, the epicenter of the earthquake magnitude 6.8
was at a distance of 63 kilometers to the south-west of the city Sola, the provincial capital of Torba.Earthquake of magnitude 6.8 occurred on Saturday off the coast of the island nation of Vanuatu in the Pacific, according to the website of U.S. Geological Service (USGS).
According to the service, the earthquake was recorded at 09.28 local time (2.28 MSK). Hearth lies at a depth of 207.9 kilometers, the epicenter of the quake was located at a distance of 63 kilometers to the south-west of the city Sola, Read more [...]
Magnitude earthquake 5.3 on the Richter scale occurred on Friday morning in the eastern part of the Indonesian archipelago, no tsunami threat, RIA Novosti reported at the National Directorate of Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics (NUMKG) of Indonesia.
Quake epicenter was located at 117 km south-west of the island of Ternate in the province of North Moluccas. Its center was located at a depth of ten kilometers from the surface of the Molucca Sea. No casualties or damage have been reported yet.
Indonesia is the most seismically active area of the planet and is part of the so-called Pacific Read more [...]
The devastating earthquake in 2008 in Sichuan province may have been caused by human activity. This is stated in the last report submitted this month, the lead engineer of the Bureau of Geology and Mineralogy, Sichuan Province. The studies, Fan Xiao concluded, there is a great probability that the seismic activity caused hydroelectric Tszypinpu. Water pressure creates a strong pressure on the earth's crust. Statements of experts about what caused the disaster, which killed 80,000 people, has just GES sounded before. However, Chinese authorities denied it and continued to insist that Read more [...]
Magnitude earthquake 5.2 in Argentina. The epicenter lies at a depth of 529km
Earthquake of magnitude 5.3 occurred on Thursday in the Gulf of Kamchatka in the east coast of the peninsula of the same name, according to the Kamchatka Branch of the Geophysical Service RAS.
The epicenter was registered in 20.17 local time (12.17 MSK), located 15 kilometers from the eastern tip of the peninsula Kronotsky - stony promontory at a depth of 41 kilometers under the seabed.
Territory Kronotsky Peninsula belongs to Kronotsky State Biosphere Reserve, settlements in the area do not.
Information on casualties or damage in other locations, the closest of which is the regional center of Read more [...]
Magnitude earthquake 5.7 occurred in the North Pacific Ocean. The epicenter lies at a depth of 10km.
The earth shook and rocked the powerful earthquake. We decided to choose the most destructive of them, leading to the deaths.Indonesia (Bali), 1979 - magnitude: 6.3 killed 27 peopleChina, 1920 - magnitude: 7.8 - 200,000 people diedIran, 1978 - Magnitude: 6.2 - 76 people were killedItaly (Sicily), 1990 - Magnitude: 5.6 - 19 deadIndonesia, 1992 - Magnitude: 7.8 - 2,200 people were killedEcuador, 1970 - Magnitude: 7.6 - 72 people were killedSouth Africa, 1976 - Magnitude: 5.2 - 4 people killedIran, 1988 - Magnitude: 5.7 - 7 injuredRussia (Kamchatka), 1997 - Magnitude: 7.8Mongolia, 1957 - Magnitude: Read more [...]
In the Krasnodar Territory in Sochi December 16, 2012 - at 22:37 the world time-3.5 magnitude earthquake at a depth of 5 km. In the Crimea, on the Kerch Peninsula, December 17, 2012 - at 09:07 the world time-3.3 magnitude earthquake at a depth of about 33 km.The earthquake occurred at Sochi Zone 20-card earthquake prediction in December 2012. The forecast of seismic events in the dates Zone 20 - probability-85% - 4, 11, 13, 17, 24, 28, 31/12/2012.Prediction error is 1 hour 30 minutes.Data.Magnitudemb 3.5RegionCAUCASUS REGION, RUSSIADate time2012-12-16 22:37:36.7 UTCLocation43.62 N; 39.44 EDepth5 Read more [...]
Magnitude earthquake 6.1 occurred in Indonesia. The epicenter lies at a depth of 10 km in the province of North Sulawesi.
Magnitude earthquake 5.3 occurred in the Kuril Islands. The epicenter lies at a depth of 46km. The earthquake was felt in the North-Kurilsk.
16/12/2012 Off the coast of the island of Papua - New Guinea magnitude earthquake 6.0. According to the National Geological Service of the U.S., its epicenter was located at a distance of 29 km to the south-west of g.Taron, 87 km from g.Kokopo. The earthquake was located at a depth of 55.8 km.
Information on casualties or damage were reported. The threat of a tsunami in the coastal areas has not been announced.RBCCategory: Earthquakes Read more [...]
12/15/2012 Earthquake of magnitude 5.2 occurred on Saturday in the eastern part of the Indonesian archipelago, no tsunami threat. Quake epicenter was located 181 kilometers north-west of the south-eastern province of Moluccas. Its center was located at a depth of 118 kilometers in the Banda Sea.Indonesia is the most seismically active area of the planet and is part of the so-called Pacific Ring of Fire (powerful tectonic fault). In this part of the world are the most active tectonic plates, one of which moves at a speed of seven centimeters a year. Annually seismologists recorded here 6-7 thousand Read more [...]
12/15/2012 On Saturday, in the northeast of the Japanese island of Honshu earthquake with magnitude 5.3. Information on casualties or damage were reported. National Directorate of Meteorology has announced the country about the threat of a tsunami, but a few minutes later withdrew the warning.
The epicenter of earthquake was located in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of Fukushima Prefecture, their focus lies at a depth of 60 kilometers under the seabed. Earthquake felt 14 residents of the 47 prefectures of Japan, including Tokyo.Vesti.RuCategory: Earthquakes Read more [...]
Magnitude earthquake 5.9 occurred in Alaska, the Aleutian Islands. The epicenter lies at a depth of 33km.
Magnitude earthquake 6.4 occurred on Friday in the Pacific Ocean a few hundred kilometers from the coast of Mexico and the U.S., according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
Earthquakes have been recorded at 02.36 local time (14.36 MSK). Their epicenter was located at 232 km south-west of the city of Avalon (California, USA) and 238 km west of the Mexican town of Rosarito. Focus, according to preliminary data at a depth of 10.1 kilometers.
The possible casualties or damage were reported.Category: Earthquakes Read more [...]