Solomon Islands experienced a tsunami generated by a large undersea earthquake measuring 7.2 on the Richter scale. According to the National Department of emergencies, completely destroyed at least one village on the coast.
On Sunday, in the Solomon Islands have been a number of powerful earthquakes measuring 7.2 and 6.5 points, which led to the formation of a three-meter tsunami.
Wave is completely washed away a village on the island of Rendova, where more than 3,600 people. On the island of Tetepare were damaged or destroyed hundreds of homes. Reports of casualties have been reported yet.
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Tremors of magnitude 6.9 recorded on Saturday in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of the Solomon Islands, according to the USGS.
The epicenter of the earthquake that occurred in 0530 in UTC (Coordinated Universal Time, 09.30 MSK), located 55 kilometers north-west of the city Kirakira, located on the island of San Cristobal. The earthquake at the depth of 35 kilometers.
No casualties or damage were reported. According to the Pacific Tsunami Warning Centre, the threat of a tsunami there.
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Hurricane "Fred" hit the Melanesian nation Solomon Islands, located in the Pacific Ocean, reports the meteorological service of the country. It is reported that as a result of the disaster no one was hurt. However, the storm with wind gusts up to 130 km / h, blew roofs of many homes and felled trees. At the moment, the hurricane "Fred" is assigned to the second category of the five-point Saffir-Simpson scale, reports "Interfax". As expected, the storm, which is moving in the direction of France controlled the island of New Caledonia, may soon reach the third Read more [...]
According to Discovery, a major earthquake (8.0 points) and the tsunami that hit the Solomon Islands a few days ago, was hit along the subduction zone. The same geological setting are responsible for the most powerful earthquakes in the world. In subduction zone there are two tectonic plates of the Earth, and one slides under the other in the mantle, deeper layer under the bark.Solomon Islands are located above the collision Australian and Pacific plates. In the earthquake of magnitude 8.0, the Australian plate sinks beneath the Pacific to the east-northeast at a speed of 3.7 inches (94 mm) Read more [...]
Over the last few days in the Solomons witnessed several earthquakes. Authorities confirmed the death of ten people, including a child, who died on the island of Santa Cruz.The death toll from a series of powerful earthquakes off the coast of the Solomon Islands has risen to ten people and destroyed hundreds of homes, said on Sunday France Press.
Over the last few days in the Solomons witnessed several earthquakes. In particular, on Wednesday 8.0 magnitude earthquake and tsunami that devastated coastal communities. As a result, six people were killed.
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Magnitude earthquake 7.0 occurred off the island of Lata, Solomon Islands. The epicenter lies at a depth of 27km.Lata - a city in the Solomon Islands, the provincial capital of Temotu. The city has several hotels, pochtamp, telephone offices and shops. Lata In a small airfield. Fly to Honiara, Makira and the outer islands. Thriving tourism: travel around the island of Nendo or reefs.The strongest earthquakes in the last 30 days
M 7.0, 25km SSE of Lata, Solomon Islands
Friday, February 08, 2013 15:26:39 UTC
M 6.8, 21km SSE of Lata, Solomon Islands
Friday, February 08, 2013 11:12:13 UTC
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Residual Wave tsunami, which was established after a massive earthquake in the Solomon Islands, reached the Kuril Islands, but did not cause damage.This became clear after careful observation of Sakhalin Tsunami Centre for passing waves of the Pacific Ocean. Head of the center Tatiana Ivelskaya reported that the "residual-tsunami wave was observed in the North-Kurilsk (Paramushir Island), the wave height was only 5 cm, according to ITAR-TASS.According to the newspaper VIEW, massive earthquake, the magnitude of which amounted to 8.0, occurred on Tuesday in the Solomon Islands, was declared Read more [...]
What happened today in the Solomon Islands 8-magnitude earthquake shook residents in the literal sense of the word. After the earthquake struck the islands tsunami which killed according to preliminary data of at least 7 lives and left behind hundreds of collapsed buildings.
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Half meter tsunami led to the deaths of five people in the Solomon Islands in the Pacific Ocean. It is reported by ABC News television channel with a reference to the island hospital Nendo.
Aware of the death of one teen, three elderly women and one elderly man. At least three other people were injured. Search for victims continues.
Maximum damage was a group of islands of Santa Cruz, it was then stated casualties. Hardest hit were the largest island of the archipelago - Nendo, naa which destroyed nearly 70 homes in four villages, told The Australian newspaper with reference to the Prime Minister Read more [...]
Magnitude earthquake 8.0 occurred off the island of Makira in 87.69 km southwest of vylkana Tinakula. Tsunami that occurred after a magnitude 8.0 earthquake in the Solomon Islands, the Pacific coast of Russia is not the threat. This was reported by the head of Sakhalin Tsunami Centre Tatiana Ivelskaya.According to her, at one of the stations of the tsunami, located near the epicenter of the earthquake have already noted the appearance of a wave height of one meter.
Earlier, the U.S. Geological Survey has recorded several earthquakes in the Pacific, in the Solomon Islands. The most powerful of Read more [...]
on December 29. Hurricane «Fred» on Saturday hit the Melanesian state, Solomon Islands, located in the Pacific ocean, transmits the meteorological service of the country.
Reportedly, as a result of natural disaster while no one was hurt. However, the hurricane with winds reaching 130 km/h, blew the roofs of many houses and felled trees.
At the moment the hurricane «Fred» assigned to the second category on a scale the Saffir-Simpson.
As expected, the hurricane that moves in the direction controlled by the French island of New Caledonia, may soon reach the third category.
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February 6, 2013. Another powerful earthquake, the magnitude of which amounted to 8.0, occurred on Wednesday in the Pacific ocean near the island Makira, part of the Solomon Islands, according to the U.S. Geological survey (USGS).
The epicenter of the earthquakes were located at 348 kilometers East of the city Kirakira. The earthquake at a depth of 33 kilometers. Less than an hour ago in the same area was an earthquake of a magnitude of 6.3.
Information on damage and casualties have been reported.
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February 8, 2013. Another powerful earthquake occurred on Friday in the Pacific ocean off the coast of the Solomon Islands, its magnitude was 7.0, reports the U.S. Geological survey.
According to seismologists, the epicenter of the earthquake, recorded at 19.26 MSC, was located at 443 kilometers East of the settlement Kira-Kira on the island of San Cristobal. Hearth tremors lies at a depth of 27 kilometers.
About casualties or damage reported. Warnings about the threat of tsunamis have been reported.
On Wednesday in the Solomon Islands earthquake magnitude of 8.0, which caused a tsunami which Read more [...]
Solomon Islands survived the tsunami, caused by a major undersea earthquake 7.2 magnitude on the Richter scale. According to the National Department of Emergency, destroyed at least one village on the coast.Last Sunday, the Solomon Islands, a number of major earthquakes of magnitude 7.2 and 6.5 points, which led to the formation of three-meter tsunami.Wave is completely washed away a village on the island of Rendova, where more than 3,600 people. On the island of Tetepare were damaged or destroyed hundreds of homes. Reports of casualties have been reported yet.After that, in the region Solomon Read more [...]
Tremors registered a magnitude 6.9 on Saturday in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of the Solomon Islands, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.The epicenter of the earthquake that occurred in 0530 on the UTC (Coordinated Universal Time, 09.30 MSK), located 55 kilometers north-west of Kirakira, located on the island of San Cristobal. The earthquake lies at a depth of 35 kilometers.No casualties or damage were reported. According to the Pacific Warning Centre tsunami, the threat of a tsunami no.Source: RIA Novosti Read more [...]
Perennial plant 30-60 cm tall with horizontal white branched rhizomes and erect, slightly curved stems. At the ends of rhizomes annually produce new shoots, stems from last year remain flat scars, like stamp kupeny hence the popular name - Solomon's Seal. The leaves are large, stem-enveloping. The flowers are white, bell-shaped, hanging from the axils of the leaves, the fragrant kupeny one flower at kupeny Multiflora - two to five. Fruits - celled berries have kupeny scented, single, blue-black, the kupeny flowered in racemes, greenish-black. The plants bloom in late May - early June, Read more [...]
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The legend was a few words, because later it is. variety of versions played a major role in the rituals of the various systems of the new invention.
Follow the legend of giram or Adoniram, or giram-Abif, the Grand Master for the building of Solomon's temple, took some of the characteristics of the legends of Solomon and the construction of the temple in Jerusalem, who went to Christian Europe of the Middle Ages.
Legends about Solomon's temple, the magnificence, the wonderful detail of its construction, amazing art master craftsmen were extremely common in the Middle Ages, and, no doubt, Read more [...]
Solomon's seal, fragrant (Polygonatum odoratum). Maybe you have to see in the forest is low, little more lily of the valley, plant with paired leaves and flowers, hanging like a pearl earring. By the end of the summer in place of flowers mature dark blue poisonous berries. Another name kupeny - Solomon's Seal. If you dig it out of the ground rhizome, you can see it around the dent - scars. It traces in place of last year's dead stems. If in fact someone pripechataet these places.
Solomon's Seal and lily of the valley though not as poisonous as their relative hellebore, but Read more [...]