In the south-west of Turkey, an earthquake measuring 4.7 in magnitude. According to the National United States Geological Survey, the epicenter of the quake was at a depth of 26.5 km. at a distance of 65 km. southeast of the city of Denizli and 395 km. to the north-west of the Turkish capital of Ankara. Information on casualties or damage were reported.
This is the second earthquake in the region in the past day. The first tremors of 5.2 magnitude occurred in the morning before 30 km. to the north-west of the Turkish city of Denizli.
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The melting of the Greenland ice sheet, which in the past decade, has accelerated significantly in the southern part of the island, is now beginning to grow on the north-west coast, writes the Danish and American scientists in a paper published in the journal Geophysical Research Letters.
The study's authors, Shfakat Abbas Khan (Shfaqat Abbas Khan) of the Danish National Space Institute and his colleagues from the United States used the data obtained in the course of the experiment by NASA GRACE (Gravity and Recovery Climate Experiment) and data from the satellite navigation system GPS. This Read more [...]
Mount boiler is located in the center of the best preserved in the area prisverdlovskom mountain taiga of the array, which is just 35-40 km north-west of Sverdlovsk, between Nizhny Tagil and Kuzinskoy railway lines. This harsh top, standing on the main watershed of the Ural Mountains, from which originate the Malaya Black flowing into the lake Isetskoe (Ob basin), and Black, Chusovoi inflow (Volga basin), equally well be seen for dozens of miles from the Devil's Mounds and Mount Volchikha, from Tavatuya and Bilimbaya.
Boiler refers to Bunarskomu ridge that starts from Birch Pass at Moscow road Read more [...]
Man assesses the damage to his house flooding, Nowhere. (Getty Images / Daniel Berehulak)
Floods are already destroyed the mountainous regions in North-West Pakistan, destroying entire villages, reached the heart of the country. River out of banks, have already caused the deaths of 1500 people, and another 100 thousand victims spread of infections. New showers in the North-West threaten the main dam. Salvation 4 million people suspended due to degraded roads, bridges and broken lines of communication, and survivors complain about the inaction of the government. Many countries have offered their Read more [...]
on 20 September. Strongest over the past half century flooding occurred in the North-West of China. In Shaanxi province from the coast out to the river. Traffic in the region was paralyzed. Water flows threaten to destroy the bridges. From dangerous areas evacuated more than 70 thousand people.
on 20 September. Strongest over the past half century flooding occurred in the North-West of China. In Shaanxi province from the coast out to the river. Traffic in the region was paralyzed. Water flows threaten to destroy the bridges. From dangerous areas evacuated more than 70 thousand Read more [...]
on 30 November. The earthquake of a magnitude of 6.0 occurred on Wednesday to the West coast of Luzon, the largest island of the Philippine archipelago, according to the website of the U.S. Geological survey.
The epicenter of the tremors that occurred in 08.27 local time (03.27 GMT), was located at 152 km North-West of the city of Olongapo and 230 kilometres North-West of the capital of the Philippines Manila, the earthquake at a depth of 14.6 km.
Data on casualties or damage were reported. About the threat of a tsunami is also not reported.
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on September 13. Coming, albeit short-term «Indian summer» has observed temperature records in the North-West Russia. The air is warmed up so that on 12 September the average daily air temperature by 4-6 degrees exceeded the climatic norm. Set new records maximum temperature: in Kingisepp (Leningrad region), 26,0, in St. Petersburg, 25,5, in Pskov, 26,3. If in St. Petersburg the current record of only 0.1 degrees above the previous (1972), the Pskov record still blocked (in 1994) by almost a degree.
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Pakistani soldiers, kidnapped by the Taliban on Thursday in the north-west of the country, were found dead. This was announced on Saturday satellite channel "Geo TV". "We found in an uninhabited area of the body 21 of the security forces with bullet wounds," - said the representative of the local authorities. According to him, the bodies were found a few kilometers from the city of Peshawar in the north-west of the country. On Thursday, dozens of unidentified armed with rocket-propelled grenades and machine guns, attacked two checkpoints town of Darra Adam Khel, located Read more [...]
December 29, 2012. North-West of the Old world is experiencing on himself windy super powerful influence of the Atlantic cyclone. The storm hit Norway (126 km/h), British Isles(122 km/h), Ireland (115 km/h), the North of France and Germany (94 km/h). In the coming days improvement in the weather is not going to happen.
In the North of France due to heavy rains the river overflowed the banks
In the North of France, in the province of Pas-de-Calais, several villages were flooded as a result of strong long rains, passed by the European media. The river overflowed Read more [...]
February 6, 2013. At least 33 people were killed and more than 40 were seriously damaged in the heavy rains that hit in the last three days in North-West Pakistan. This was reported today in the Ministry of internal Affairs of this South Asian country. The most greatly from the powerful rainfall affected the North-Western Pakistani province of Khyber — Pakhtunkhwa.
It is reported that in some cases the death occurred as a result of collapse of walls and roofs of houses in the most deprived areas of North-West Pakistan. There were also reported cases of deaths as a result of electric Read more [...]
In the south-west of Turkey was earthquake force of 4.7 magnitudes. According to the National Geological Service of the U.S., the epicenter of the quake was at a depth of 26.5 km. at a distance of 65 km. to the south-east of the city Denizli and 395 km. north-west of the capital city of Ankara in Turkey. Information on casualties or damage were reported.This is the second earthquake in the region over the past day. The first tremors of 5.2 magnitude occurred yesterday morning at 30 km. north-west of the Turkish city Denizli.Source: RBC-Ukraine Read more [...]
June 8. Hot wind currents high in the atmosphere caused by high temperatures. Wind flow coverage of the whole of North America, these flows have formed a shape that resembles the Greek letter "omega".
"Omega Block" as it is called meteorologists, slowed its movement to the east. This brought a few cool days in the north-east and north-west of the country.
As scientists predict that the current situation can affect the weather in the winter. Apparently, there will be a cold and snowy weather in the Great Lakes and the terrible storms in the north-west.
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Man assesses the damage done to his home flooding in Nowshera. (Getty Images / Daniel Berehulak)
The floods have ravaged the mountainous regions in the north-west Pakistan, destroying entire villages, travel to the heart of the country. River, coming from the coast, has caused the death of 1,500 people, and another 100,000 were victims spread the infection. New rainfall in the north-west of the main dam threatened. Saving 4 million suspended because blurry roads, bridges and broken lines of communication, and survivors complain about the inaction of the government. Many countries have offered Read more [...]