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5.9 magnitude earthquake occurred off the coast of the Philippines

Tremors of magnitude 5.9 was recorded Monday off the coast of the Philippines, the website of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS).

Philippine Institute of Volcanology (Phivolcs) reported on its website that the epicenter of the earthquake was located 67 km north of the city Palimbang in the southern province of Sultan Kudarat, and focus lies at a depth of 36 kilometers under the sea of Sulawesi.

Quake caused panic in six major cities of the southern Philippines, but the information about the possible destruction and deaths have been reported yet.

Phivolcs also said that after a strong earthquake on Friday

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5.0 magnitude earthquake occurred off the coast of Chile

Earthquake of magnitude 5.0 occurred on Saturday off the coast of Chile, 650 kilometers north of the capital, Santiago, the website of the U.S. Geological Survey.

Quake was recorded at 14.38 MSK. The epicenter was located 99 kilometers west of the city of Copiapo. Its center lies at a depth of 39.3 kilometers. Information on casualties or damage were reported.

Chile is characterized by high seismic activity. At the end of February 2010 in the South American country in the 8.8-magnitude earthquake and ensuing tsunami killed more than 500 people.

Pacific through Chile is a "fire zone" — the band

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7.6 magnitude earthquake in the Philippines followed 120 shocks

7.6 magnitude earthquake that occurred last night in the center of the Philippine archipelago, followed by 127 aftershocks, according to the news portal GMA News.

In an interview with radio station dzBB director of the Philippine Institute of Volcanology (Phivolcs) Renato Solidum (Renato Solidum) urged local people not to panic, as the total number of such aftershocks (aftershocks following the main quake) could eventually amount to several thousand. However, it is possible that some of these shocks can exceed in strength the main earthquake, he added.

The epicenter of tectonic earthquake magnitude of 7.6, was felt almost all over the

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The threat of a tsunami in the Pacific Ocean completely removed

Seismologists have canceled the threat of a tsunami after a powerful earthquake of magnitude 7.6 on all Pacific territories, including Indonesia and the Philippines, according to the Pacific Warning Center the tsunami threat the United States.

The epicenter of the incident on Friday moschnogozemletryaseniya magnitude of 7.6 was at 213 kilometers from the Philippine island of Mindanao. Hearth tremors occur at a depth of 33 kilometers.

Associated Press referring to the mayor of Cagayan de Oro in Mindanao, said that under the debris struck home in the city killed an elderly woman, her five-year grandson injured.

According to Reuters, the

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7.6-magnitude earthquake has destroyed roads and bridges in the Philippines

7.6 magnitude earthquake that occurred on Friday in the central part of the Philippine archipelago, has led to widespread destruction of infrastructure, Reuters reported citing local authorities.

In particular, there were reports of the destruction of roads and bridges. Samar island inhabitants, fearing a tsunami after the earthquake, were quick to take refuge in an elevated location, the report said.

For information on possible casualties or injuries among the population have been received.

The epicenter was located at 146 kilometers from the island of Samar. Hearth tremors occur at the depth of 32 kilometers.

At this point, seismologists lifted threat

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7.9 magnitude earthquake occurred off the coast of the Philippines

Earthquake of magnitude 7.9 occurred on Friday off the coast of the Philippines, the U.S. Geological Survey reports.

According to seismologists, the epicenter of the earthquake was 213 miles from the Philippine island of Mindanao. Hearth tremors occur at a depth of 33 kilometers.

No casualties or damage were reported.

Pacific Centre warning about the threat of tsunamis U.S. reports that the waves caused by the earthquake may threaten the Philippines, Indonesia, Japan and some other Pacific countries and territories.

Philippines passes through the Pacific "fire zone" — the band of volcanoes and tectonic faults up to 40 thousand kilometers.

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The threat of a tsunami remained in force only for Indonesia and the Philippines

Seismologists have canceled the threat of a tsunami after a powerful earthquake of magnitude 7.6 on all Pacific territories except Indonesia and the Philippines, according to the Pacific Warning Center the tsunami threat the United States.

Earlier Center warned that the waves caused by the earthquake may threaten Japan, Taiwan and some other Pacific countries and territories.

The epicenter of the incident on Friday earthquake was 213 miles from the Philippine island of Mindanao. Hearth tremors occur at a depth of 33 kilometers.

Philippines passes through the Pacific "fire zone" — the band of volcanoes and tectonic faults up to

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5.1 magnitude earthquake occurred off the coast of Nicaragua

Earthquake of magnitude 5.1 occurred on Monday in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of Nicaragua, said saytGeologicheskoy Service USA.

Quake was recorded at 03.05 local time (13.05 MSK). Its epicenter was 128 kilometers south-west of the town of Corinto. The earthquake lies at a depth of 20.1 kilometers.

No injuries or damage were reported. According to seismologists, there is no tsunami risk.

Earlier on Monday (Moscow time) in the same area there was an earthquake of magnitude 7.4.

Passes through Nicaragua Pacific "fire zone" — the band of volcanoes and tectonic faults up to 40 thousand kilometers. He circles

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Tsunami threatens North and Central America after the earthquake

American seismologists announced the tsunami threat after the earthquake on Monday morning off the coast of El Salvador.

Pacific Centre warning about the threat of a tsunami (United States, Hawaii) issued a statement that the wave could threaten the coasts of Costa Rica, Nicaragua, El Salvador, Honduras, Guatemala, Panama and Mexico.

Off the coast of El Salvador earthquake with magnitude 7.4. Its epicenter was located 125 kilometers south of Usulutan.

Passes through El Salvador Pacific "fire zone" — the band of volcanoes and tectonic faults up to 40 thousand kilometers. He circles the Pacific Ocean, passing along the coasts of

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Earthquake of magnitude 7.4 occurred in the Pacific Ocean near Salvador

Earthquake of magnitude 7.4 occurred on Monday in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of El Salvador, the website of the U.S. Geological Survey.

Quake was recorded at 22.37 on Sunday local time (08.37 MSK Monday). Its epicenter was located 125 kilometers south of Usulutan. The earthquake lies at a depth of 50.6 kilometers.

No injuries or damage were reported. According to seismologists, there is no tsunami risk.

Passes through El Salvador Pacific "fire zone" — the band of volcanoes and tectonic faults up to 40 thousand kilometers. He circles the Pacific Ocean, passing along the coasts of North

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