December 5th Azerbaijan earthquake. According to Trend News, the epicenter was located in the north-eastern part of the Caspian Sea, 54 km from the Azerbaijani town of Guba. The earthquake reached three on the Richter scale.
As reported by the Republican Seismic Survey Center in Guba, Siyazan and Devechi magnitude tremors were registered two points.
There are no victims.
Recall that the previous earthquake in Azerbaijan on November 20. Then the earthquake epicenter was located in the south of the country - 8 km east of the city Lerika. It should be noted that on November 1 in the Gabala region Read more [...]
The earthquake occurred on Tuesday night in northern Naryn region of Kyrgyzstan, according to preliminary data, no victims and destructions.
"According to the Institute of Seismology of the National Academy of Sciences, the earthquake was registered on Tuesday at 00:05 local time at the epicenter of the power of 3-3.5 points" - told RIA "News" in the press service of the Ministry of Emergency Situations of Kyrgyzstan.
The epicenter of the earthquake was located on the ridge of At-Bashy, 20 kilometers south of the regional center of Naryn.
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December 10 earthquake of magnitude 5.6 in the Okhotsk Sea off the west coast of Kamchatka, told RIA Novosti the Kamchatka Branch of the Geophysical Survey of RAS.
The epicenter of the quake, registered at 14.30 local time (3.30 MSK), located 230 kilometers west of the Kamchatka Peninsula at a depth of 716.1 kilometers under the seabed.
In urban areas of the Kamchatka Territory, including in Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, remote from the epicenter of the seismic event 400 kilometers, significant tremors were not felt. Victims and destructions. The threat of a tsunami is not declared. Read more [...]
At the eastern coast of Kamchatka earthquake. Aftershocks of magnitude 4.9 was recorded at 14:16 local time (5:16 GMT).
The epicenter was located at a depth of Avacha Bay 133 kilometers. This was reported in the Kamchatka Branch of the Geophysical Survey of RAS
In the settlements, including in Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, located 40 kilometers north-west of the epicenter, the tremors were not felt. Victims and destructions. The threat of a tsunami has not been announced. Read more [...]
In China, an earthquake of magnitude 5.2 on the Richter scale. According to the National United States Geological Survey, the epicenter of the quake was at a depth of 10 kilometers at a distance of 125 kilometers from the Chinese city of Hami in Xinjiang. Reports of possible casualties or damage were reported.
Recall that this year in China had three very strong earthquake. In May, a push force of 5.2 points, with the epicenter in the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, July China's Yunnan Province shocked about 400 aftershocks in November and again in Yunnan impulse magnitude 5 points. Read more [...]
An earthquake measuring 4.5 on Sunday, seismologists registered in Kolyma, no victims and destructions.
"The earthquake, with its epicenter about 60 kilometers from Magadan was recorded at 10:20 am local time (02:20 MSK). In the village of Ola, which is located about 20 kilometers from the epicenter of the earthquake magnitude was 4.5, in Magadan - 4.0. Residents of Magadan and the neighboring villages felt a jerk. The houses chandeliers swayed slightly, and rattled dishes "- explained the spokeswoman. According to her, seismologists do not exclude new tremors, but less power than occurred.
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Seven states in the north-east India - Assam, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Tripura, Nagaland, Arunachal Pradesh and Manipur - are considered to be one of the most earthquake-prone regions of the world.
Earthquake of magnitude 5.5 occurred on Tuesday afternoon on the north-east of India, the Indian Meteorological Office reported.
The epicenter was located near the border of India and Myanmar. Tremors were felt in all north-eastern states of India.
As reported by IANS citing eyewitnesses, feeling tremors inhabitants located 100 kilometers north-west of the epicenter of the city of Imphal and Guwahati city, Read more [...]
July 17, 2013. The earthquake, which arose in the northern part of Algeria, had a magnitude of 4.9 and depth of the epicenter about 10 km, which is only 3.4 km from several localities, for example, Buinana, Sjöblom and Bugara. The epicenter of the quake the morning and the capital city of Algeria shared by only 23 km.
Information about the consequences of the earthquake is extremely small. Of local radio sources found out that during the earthquake affected seven people, four of them were injured by falling objects in Algeria and another three in Blida. On several houses earthquake left cracks, Read more [...]
Our German hoster bent on January 12, since it was exactly a week and for such a long time there have been no catastrophic events that rake the world until now.
We will try to run on the news, which we have overlooked.
On the sun restored southern belt of activity
The active area of the northern (1038 and 1035), and Southern (1036), zones of solar activity at the junction of 2009-2010. Image obtained by MDI instrument on the SOHO satellite December 22, 2009.
A significant increase in the activity of the southern hemisphere of the Sun recorded currently numerous Read more [...]
Earthquake occurred on Monday in the northeast of Brazil, according to Brazilian media.
According to the local seismological observatory, the epicenter of the tremors was located in the state of Rio Grande do Norte, and their magnitude was 3.8.
According to eyewitness reports, the earthquake was felt in four states in the Brazilian north-east at a distance of 500 kilometers from the epicenter of the alleged. In the local Civil Defence has received several reports of minor damage to homes. Information about the victims and no casualties.
Increased seismic activity is observed in the north-east Read more [...]
The earthquake occurred last night in the Talas region in northern Kyrgyzstan. "According to the Institute of Seismology of the National Academy of Sciences, at the epicenter of an earthquake measuring 5 points registered in 23 hours 35 minutes local time (20:35 MSK) on 19 January. The epicenter of the earthquake was located on the slopes of the Talas Range 50 kilometers south-west from the regional center - the city of Talas, "- said the agency interlocutor. The earthquake was felt in the villages of Archytas, Leninpol and Talas.
According to preliminary data the MOE, no victims and destructions.
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January 24, 2010 at 00:21 inhabitants of the capital of Uzbekistan were woken up by a strong vertical push resembling an underground explosion. According to the seismic station "Tashkent", the epicenter of the earthquake was located directly under the city, the magnitude of the shock was 3.5 on the Richter scale. According to preliminary data, death and destruction on the territory of Tashkent is not.
Recall that this is the second in recent years, an earthquake with its epicenter in the capital of Uzbekistan. The previous magnitude 6 on the Richter scale happened August 22, 2008. According Read more [...]
Seismologists today confirmed that an earthquake in the north of the Sverdlovsk region arranged not miners or manufacturers, and nature. Residents of several days were lost in conjectures. In towns and villages were born several versions - from the collapse of the roof before the attack. To find out how it was in fact, "Vesti-Ural" went to the epicenter with scientists.
The road to knowledge they are clearing to establish a portable seismic station. There Tree benchmark. Two days ago there was the epicenter of the earthquake to the Urals with unprecedented intensity - 4.6 points. Today, the residual Read more [...]
Earthquake of magnitude 7.1 occurred off the coast of the Solomon Islands, the information about the destruction or possible victims yet, Reuters reported with reference to the USGS.
The epicenter of the earthquake that struck at 13:40 MSK, at a depth of about 52 kilometers, 97 kilometers south-west of the city of Cyrus in the Pacific Ocean.
According Warning Center Pacific Tsunami, earthquake, a magnitude of more than seven can "create a local tsunami in the region of 100 kilometers from the epicenter."
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Earthquake of magnitude 4.9 occurred on Wednesday in Chechnya, told RIA Novosti spokesman for the regional emergency department Timur Taisumov.
— Tremors were recorded in Grozny at 21.30 MSK. The epicenter of the earthquake, according to seismologists, became the city of Grozny. Tremors recorded at a depth of 33 kilometers, — said Timur Taisumov.
According to him, the information currently available about the damage or injuries were reported. Gathering and processing of information, the spokesman said.
At the same time, is reported to Read more [...]
Tuesday, June 8 at 18.15 in Moldova was registered an earthquake measuring about 4.4 on the Richter scale.
As the "New Region", the epicenter of the earthquake was located in Vrancea Mountains (in Romania) at a depth of 120 km.
In Moldova, the tremor felt only by those who were on the premises. On the street it is almost not felt. "In the southern region of the country earthquake was felt most pronounced - the director of the Center for Experimental Seismology of the Academy of Sciences of Moldova Ilie Ilies.
Vrancea region - the only source of earthquakes that are felt in the Republic of Read more [...]
On July on the territory of the Oka region of Buryatia, an earthquake with an intensity in the epicenter was 4.5 points, according to the fifth of July of Siberian Regional Emergency Center
— The epicenter was located 38 km north-east of the settlement Orlik. Earthquake in the Orlik not felt - he said.
Working group composed of members of the IF-44, the administration and the police department have been surveyed area of buildings and structures — casualties or damage have been identified.
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August 8, 2013. In central Greece, 120 kilometers north-west of Athens earthquake of magnitude 5.3. As a result, the seismic shock partially destroyed hundreds of homes. None of the residents was injured. Tremors were felt throughout the country, including the capital.
The village Drimea (in Fthiotida) hit by two non-residential building. In another chalk, Kato Titorea partially collapsed house where illegal immigrants live. People could not get themselves out of the ruins, they have assisted.
In some mountainous areas of earthquake triggered a rockfall. Municipal services apart the rubble, Read more [...]
Earthquake of magnitude 6.5 occurred on Wednesday off the coast of Chile, according to the United States Geological studies.
Tremors were reported in 8.32 to UTC (Coordinated Universal Time, 12.32 MSK). The epicenter was located 55 kilometers south-east of the port city of Lebu in the central region of the state of the Latin American Bio-Bio, and its center lies at a depth of 28.4 kilometers.
Reports of casualties or damage, as well as the threat of a tsunami, have been reported. However, experts Pacific Tsunami Warning Center noted that the tremors of such forces may provoke the Read more [...]
The earthquake of magnitude 4,8 happened in Chukotka. According to the Geophysical service of the Russian Academy of Sciences, the epicenter of the shock was located on the coast of Kolyuchinskaya lips, in the desert areas.
The nearest settlements — the village of Vankarem and enurmino on the Arctic coast, but from them to the epicenter of hundreds of kilometers.
The earthquake was located at a depth of 10 km, underground shock registered on the 6th of August at 23:18 local time.
Data on the effects of natural phenomena have been reported.
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