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Mexico’s Popocatepetl vent erupted Monday afternoon, sending a dress of ash most quatern kilometers into the air and start a turn of wildfires. The 5,452-meter vent is one of the almost alive in Mexico and has experient respective major eruptions since 1994. Piece little amounts of ash are expelled near every day, Monday’s blast was the largest in weeks and embossed the vent alive storey to Yellow-bellied Stage 2.Circumferent roadstead are now sole afford to controlled dealings and officials birth ready a 12-kilometer qualified admission arena some the vent. A time-lapse of Monday’s Read more [...]
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The earthquake occurred in the Mediterranean Sea on Tuesday evening, according to the global monitoring of United States Geological Survey (USGS).
According to the service, the magnitude of the earthquake was 4.5. The epicenter was located 123 kilometers southwest of the Greek island of Rhodes in the eastern Aegean Sea, 350 kilometers from Athens.
Earthquake of magnitude 5.7 occurred on Tuesday in the southern part of the Pacific Ocean off the coast of the island nation of Vanuatu, according to the USGS.
Tremors were recorded at a depth of 39.8 kilometers in 19.42 to UTC (Coordinated Universal Time, 22.42 MSK). Their epicenter was located 100 kilometers north-west of the capital of Vanuatu, Port Vila.
Reports of casualties or damage is not.
In October, the Pacific off the coast of Vanuatu were recorded several strong earthquakes with a magnitude greater than 7.0. Strong earthquake of magnitude 8.3 occurred on October 2 South Pacific near Read more [...]
An earthquake measuring 5 on the Richter scale occurred on Saturday at the South Sandwich Islands in the Atlantic Ocean 3350 kilometers south-east of the capital of Argentina Buenos Aires, according to the USGS site.
Tremors were recorded at 00.20 to UTC (Coordinated Universal Time, 03.20 MSK). Their epicenter was located 105 kilometers north of the island at high depth of 10 kilometers.
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The epicenter was 151 kilometers north-west of the city of Patras that the Peloponnese, 306 kilometers west of Athens. Reports of damage were reported.
The earthquake occurred in the Ionian Sea on Monday, said the global monitoring of the USGS. Magnitude quake was 4.5 points.
A strong earthquake of magnitude 5.9 occurred in the western part of the African continent, according to the USGS site.
The epicenter of the quake, which was recorded at a depth of ten kilometers at 6:08 MSK, located 175 kilometers north of the largest city in Malawi Mzuzu and near the border with Tanzania. Reports of casualties or damage is not.
On Sunday, December 6 north of Malawi have been several earthquakes of magnitude 5,1-5,8.
It should be noted that in East Africa is an active tectonic plate that promotes abundant earthquakes.
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Several earthquakes with a magnitude 5,1-5,8 row occurred on Sunday in the North African state of Malawi between 17:35 and 18:30 local time (18: 35-19: 30 MSK), according to the USGS.
As Reuters reports citing a statement from local authorities, there is information about the victims, but their exact number is unknown.
The first and strongest tremors were recorded at a depth of 10 kilometers at 17:36 local time, about 150 kilometers north of the administrative center of the Northern region of Malawi, Mzuzu. Last, the fourth, an earthquake of magnitude 5.2 occurred at 18:29 local time, 140 kilometers Read more [...]
Earthquake of magnitude 6.4 occurred on Wednesday in the Pacific Ocean near the Loyalty Islands, the site of the USGS.
The epicenter of the quake occurred at 12:46 MSK, located 325 kilometers south-east of the city Tadini. Danger of a tsunami there, but no casualties or damage were reported.
Loyalty - a group of coral islands, located about 100 kilometers north-east of New Caledonia. Area of the islands more than 2000 square kilometers, population - about 15 thousand people.
Loyalty Islands, as well as New Caledonia, part of the possessions of France. Read more [...]
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 [...]
Seismologists recorded a magnitude 5.6 earthquake near the island of Shikotan (Southern Kuriles), told RIA Novosti on Friday, the press service of the Main Directorate of the Russian Emergencies Ministry in the Sakhalin area. "An earthquake measuring 5.6 was registered on Thursday morning 110 kilometers south-east of the village Malokurilskoye (Shikotan) at a depth of 50 kilometers," - said the agency interlocutor. According to the report of the operations duty officer, an earthquake in the region was not felt, victims, destruction, no tsunami threat.
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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 [...]
Earthquake of magnitude 4.9 occurred on Monday in Morocco, data on casualties and damage were reported, according to the USGS website.
Tremors occurred in 09.41 MSK.
The epicenter was located at a depth of 10 kilometers 185 kilometers north-east of the Moroccan city of Bou Arfa and 245 kilometers north-east of the Algerian Behar.
Other details were not disclosed.
Seismologists have registered in the last day in the Kuril Islands two tremors, victims and destructions, told RIA Novosti on Monday a representative of the General Directorate of EMERCOM of Russia on the Sakhalin area.
«The first earthquake of magnitude 5.5 was recorded on Sunday morning at 195 km south-east of the town of Severo-Kurilsk (island Paramushiro)», — the spokesman said.
Second, he said, happened on the same day, 40 kilometers south-east of the village Malokurilskoye (Shikotan). Earthquake of magnitude 4 were recorded at a depth of 70 kilometers.
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Earthquake of magnitude 3.4 occurred on Monday at 4.52 local time (3.52 MSK) 14 kilometers from the city Dashkesen and 48 km south-west of the city of Ganja, reports the Center of Seismological Service of the National Academy of Sciences of the country.
Casualties or damage as a result of the earthquake that struck at a depth of 13 kilometers, no.
5.1 magnitude earthquake was registered on Tuesday near the Pacific coast of Chile, data on victims or damage were reported, according to the USGS website.
Tremors were reported in 11.34 UTC (Coordinated Universal Time, 14.34 MSK). The epicenter was located at a depth of about 10 kilometers per 685 kilometers south-west of the town of Castro and 1.56 thousand kilometers to the south-west of the capital Santiago.
Over the past two months in Chile was more than ten sensitive earthquakes. The country is in a zone of the Pacific «fire zone»Where 85% of all recorded quakes in the world.
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For the past day zafiksirovanny earthquake in Italy, Chile, and the Kuril Islands ...
In the central part of Italy, on Tuesday, December 15, an earthquake of magnitude 4.2 on the Richter scale, according to news agency Associated Press. Fortunately, victims and survivors are not available. Authorities to react to what is happening and managed to evacuate about six people living in the province of Perugia, Umbria region. It is here that tremors were felt most strongly.
5.1 magnitude earthquake was registered on Tuesday near the Pacific coast of Chile, data on victims or damage were Read more [...]
Earthquake of magnitude 3.9 occurred in Kamchatka Strait near the Commander Islands, told RIA Novosti the Geophysical Survey of RAS.
The epicenter of the earthquake registered on Thursday night, was located 120 kilometers north-west of the village Nikolsky on Bering Island at a depth of 33 kilometers under the seabed.
In urban areas of the Kamchatka Territory, which includes the Commanders, the tremors were not felt.
Victims and destructions. The threat of a tsunami is not declared.
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