The earthquake of a magnitude of 3.9 happened on Sunday in the province of l'aquila in Central Italy, according to the national Institute of Geophysics and Volcanology of the country.
The epicenter of the earthquake was near the town of Magliano de ' Marsi. Tremors were also felt in towns Avezzano, Tagliacozzo, Celano. Fluctuations in the earth's crust felt and the region of Lazio, RIA \"Novosti\".
Data on victims and destructions.
A devastating earthquake of magnitude 5.8 occurred in l'aquila on the night of 6 April 2009. Then the victims of the disaster became 300 people were wounded 1.5 thousand, Read more [...]
Blagoveshchensk on Saturday, January 15, felt the tremors. On the morning of seismic stations located in see and in Yakutia, recorded the earthquake. 9:46 of vibrations felt by the inhabitants of the regional center: in the apartments of citizens swayed chandeliers, on the shelves of moving objects. As it turned out, the epicenter of the ridge may in Khabarovsk Krai. Power aftershocks ranged from 2.8 to 4.8 points.
According to the press service of the Amur Directorate of the MES of Russia, the epicenter was at a depth of 15 kilometers.
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The earthquake of a magnitude of 5.3 registered in the environment on the territory of Georgia and Eastern Turkey, according to seismologists at once a number of countries. Tremors were felt in Armenia, Abkhazia and South Ossetia. Also earthquakes recorded in Kyrgyzstan and China.
In Georgia destructions and victims in the earthquake there, told RIA Novosti the representative of the Georgian Centre for seismic monitoring.
\"Destruction and there were no casualties. The earthquake's epicenter was in the village Kakashii in the Baghdad district of Georgia in 15 km from the district centre and Read more [...]
Tremor was recorded February 1, 15:53 GMT. After almost 40 minutes (16 hours 30 min) information about seysmosovete entered the remote senior duty shift of the Main Department of EMERCOM of Russia in the Irkutsk region, where it was transferred to the Republic. According to the head of the press service of the Main Directorate of MOE in Buryatia Tatiana Hogenova, in the midst of seysmosovete located 12.5 km South of the village of Mecury, the intensity of the tremor was 6.7 points.
The tremors 2 points were felt also in the number of settlements within a radius of 50 kilometers from the epicenter. Read more [...]
The earthquake of a magnitude of 5.9 happened on 5 April in the archipelago of Fiji. According to the Australian seismological service, its epicenter was in the Pacific in 222 kilometers to the East of the state capital, Suva, center lies at a depth of 600 km.
Tremors were felt in a radius of 415 kilometers. Reports of casualties and destruction has not yet been reported. Write about the Details.
332 the Fiji Islands, of which only 110 are inhabited, earthquakes and submarine volcanoes occur quite often. An archipelago in the Pacific ocean is one of the so-called ring of Fire, which is three Read more [...]
MOSCOW, 7 APR — RIA Novosti. A strong earthquake occurred on Thursday in the state of Veracruz in the Southeast of Mexico, tremors clearly felt in the capital, Mexico city, according to the associated Press.
Tremors of a magnitude of 6.5 were registered in 8.11 local time (17.11 GMT). According to the USGS, the epicenter of the earthquake was located 91 km South of the city of Coatzacoalcos. The focus lies at a depth 167,4 kilometers.
Tremors also clearly felt in the state of Chiapas, on the border with Guatemala.
About the victims and the extent of damage is not reported. There is Read more [...]
The epicenter of the second impetus was at a depth of 10 km 90 km North of Chiang Rai.
Two powerful tremor's magnitude of 7.0 occurred with an interval of 24 seconds on Thursday in the North-East of Myanmar, near the border with Thailand. Reported one killed. Tremors were felt even in Bangkok.
The earthquake was assigned the highest level of risk — red; the epicenter was at a depth of less than 10 kilometers. The earth was shaking the whole three seconds, which, according to seismologists, bad sign. While exact data is about one killed — wall fell on him at home, did not Read more [...]
on 5 July. Currently, scientists warn that the volcanoes in Western Victoria and South Australia may be activated in the coming days. The forecast gave scientists a few hours after the two earthquakes that occurred this morning.
Using new methods, scientists from the University of Melbourne found that volcanoes usually erupt every 2000 years, the last eruption at mount Gambier, South Australia was 5000 years ago.
Professor Bernie Joyce said that Australia needs evacuation plan in case of eruption.
see also: In anticipation of the Australian tsunami
Scientists in Victoria warn that we need Read more [...]
July 7 at 23:21 off the coast in the Western part of the Mediterranean sea earthquake of magnitude 5.3 points on the Richter scale. The epicenter of the earthquake was located 95 kilometers from the capital of the French island of Corsica, Ajaccio, at a depth of 5.9 km.
Strong tremors were felt in Marseille and nice. Especially strongly felt the tremors of the inhabitants of the coastal areas of these cities.
According to local fire, casualties or damage the earthquake did not bring, however, concerned residents literally brought down to rescue a barrage of calls.
RIA \"Novosti\" quotes the Read more [...]
Washington suffered one of the main attractions - the national Cathedral, who lost three pinnacles on the Central tower. The fourth spike glanced, it is possible that he also damaged.
Earthquakes amounted to 5.9. The epicenter was located 134 km South-West of Washington DC and 15 miles from Virginia town of Mineral, and the hearth aftershocks were located at a depth of one kilometer. Fluctuations in soil could feel the people of the state of new York, North Carolina, Ohio, in large cities such as Philadelphia, Boston and Cleveland, and Toronto, Canada. Such strength of earthquakes on the East Read more [...]
on 7 September. Strong tremors were felt on Wednesday evening in the Indian capital new Delhi, the correspondent of RIA Novosti.
Buildings trembled glass, rattled furniture. Many people ran from their homes and remain on the street for fear of aftershocks.
According to the information TV channel NDTV, the magnitude aftershocks 6.6.
Reports of victims or damage has not yet been reported.
Source: RIA Novosti
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on July 20. According to the U.S. Geological survey (USGS), in the night from 19 to 20 July in Kyrgyzstan earthquake was felt in Uzbekistan. The earthquake occurred in Kyrgyzstan in 01.35 minutes local time and 00-35 in Uzbek. The magnitude aftershocks, according to the USGS, was 6.2 points.
The epicenter was near the border of Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan, in Batken region near alyarik district (Ferghana oblast RU).
Tremors were felt in the Uzbek Fergana, which is 42 km away from the epicenter, in Kokand (60 km), Namangan (98 km). Residents of Tashkent (235 km) also felt the strength of earthquakes. Read more [...]
8 September. The earthquake of a magnitude of 6.9 occurred on Sunday in the North of India, reports channel NDTV.
As the correspondent of RIA Novosti, tremors were felt in the capital new Delhi, where many people came out of houses, fearing tremors may be repeated. Tremors were also felt in Kolkata, Guwahati, Lucknow and other cities of India.
According to information from NDTV, the epicenter of the earthquake was in Sikkim — the North-Eastern state of India, located in the foothills of the Himalayas.
According to the U.S. Geological survey, the earthquake magnitude was 6.8. Tremors Read more [...]
on September 29. Another earthquake that occurred on Thursday, was felt in most parts of the County, Mahoning, Ohio, reports vindy.com
«The impetus was not strong enough to cause any damage, but felt much stronger than the previous one, which has already become a regular earthquakes of a magnitude of about 2.5 points» said Michael Hansen, senior geologist, Ohio Department of natural resources.
Although it was officially registered force 2.5 «This can be a 2.6 or a little more, but not much»- added Hansen.
6 earthquakes recorded in the County of Mahoning in the last Read more [...]
YEREVAN, 25 Oct - Novosti-Armenia. In Yerevan, and in several surrounding cities of Armenia once again felt the tremors. Residents of several homes in a hurry to flee their homes and take to the streets.
Deputy chief of the Rescue service of the Republic Nikolay Grigoryan said the Agency \"Novosti-Armenia\"that detailed information about the earthquake will be given later.
Last Sunday at 15:41 local time (14:41 GMT.) near the Turkish city of van earthquake of magnitude 7.1 and power 9-10 points at the epicenter. It was followed by eight aftershocks force 7-8 points in the area of the epicenter. Read more [...]
on October 28. On the evening of October 27 in the Central part of the terrible local residents felt a strong tremor. As it turned out, the cause oscillations of the earth's surface was the demolition of dilapidated high-rise buildings, reporter «Caucasian knot».
The explosion seriously frightened people who took him by the earthquake and found that in Chechnya may be a repetition of the events that occurred in Turkey on October 23, when a powerful earthquake has led to numerous casualties and destruction. Earthquake said, and in the South Caucasus countries: citizens of Armenia, Azerbaijan Read more [...]
on December 11. Earthquake magnitude of 6.7 occurred in the night of Sunday in the Mexican state of Guerrero, Reuters reported with reference to the Geological service of the USA.
According to the Agency, tremors were felt even in the capital.
About casualties or damage have not yet been reported.
In Mexico city there were several strong aftershocks. As wrote in his Twitter the head of the government of the Federal district, Marcelo United, magnitude reached to 6.5, but no injuries or damage. The city's airport, subway and water system operate in a normal mode.
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on December 19. A small earthquake occurred today, December 19, at about 11:30. Tremors were felt within a few seconds.
\"Max Portal\" it is known that the earthquake was recorded in the centre of Sochi, in the district Mamayka, and the inhabitants of Matsesta, mount Akhun it passed almost unnoticed.
As told Elena Karpovich, head of the Sochi seismic stations, a small tremor amplitude up to 2-3 points recorded in Sochi, Russia, on 15 December. This is due to the fact that the Caucasian mountains young, growing, and is necessary to discharge. Currently, data about the earthquake that Read more [...]
on 7 February. Residents of Yerevan felt a few minutes ago a strong tremors, transfer Agency «Novosti-Armenia».
The earthquake magnitude was 2.7, the press service of the Ministry of emergency situations of the Republic.
«The earthquake of magnitude 2.7 occurred 10 km southwest of the town of Masis (near Yerevan)», — the message says.
Particularly strong earthquake was felt in high-rise buildings in the center of Yerevan.
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on February 26. The earthquake occurred in Siberia on Sunday. Tremors felt the residents of the Irkutsk region, the Republic of Khakassia, pass the correspondent of RIA Novosti.
The tremors were felt for about four to five minutes, with 15:19 (10:19 GMT) 15:24 local time. The residents of the upper floors of high-rise buildings fell down things from the top shelves. The houses were cracked glass, swinging chandeliers.
Currently Baikal geophysical survey and FEMA clarifies information about the epicenter of seysmosovete.
According to Reuters, the magnitude of the earthquake was 6.8.
At the Read more [...]