Statistics on Chile for five days

Feb. 27 off the coast of Chile, an earthquake of magnitude 8.8. This was followed by dozens of earthquakes and aftershocks. In total, during the first five days of 180 aftershocks were recorded, then the activity began to subside. But so far recorded earthquakes above 6 points.

Source: USGS

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Coordinates:

MAGNITUDE UTC DATE-TIME LATdeg LONdeg DEPTH km Region

February 27 MAP 8.8 2010/02/27 06:34:15 -35.846 -72.719 35.0

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20 of the most shocking images of natural disasters

20 of the most shocking images of natural disasters Natural Disasters

In the last ten years have seen a large number of natural disasters, expressing indignation and wrath of nature to humankind. Capture these shocking events dangerous and difficult. This article presents 20 photographs worst natural disasters.

1) The mysterious earthquake:

Earthquake in New Zealand.

An earthquake measuring 8.8 in Chile.

Earthquake in Yushu county in China April 16, 2010.

Earthquake in Port-au-Prince, Haiti January 13, 2010.

2) Volcanic eruptions:

The eruption of the volcano Eyjafjallajökull in Iceland April 17, 2010.

The eruption of an underwater volcano in Tonga March

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Earthquakes are not talking about

The consequences of earthquakes in Haiti wave swept over the Earth. Here and there were recorded by seismographs plate motion. Well, it's only natural — it does move, then there progressed. Another thing is that the news agencies do not analyze these events and more, some earthquakes even said a word.

Let's take a look:

All earthquakes that are recorded that stands USGS. These bolted to Google Earth It is believed that the service underestimates the number and quality of the earthquake, well, that's a serious charge. Interestingly, the orange dot on the screenshot diminished. First there

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Sibur plans to significantly increase production and capital investments in 2011

Moscow, 28.01.2011. In 2010, the company SIBUR produced 16.5 million tons of petrochemical products *, which is 6% higher than in 2009 (15.5 million tons). Release of dry gas (SOG) in 2010 amounted to 15.3 billion m3 at 14.8 billion m3 in 2009. ** Production of automobile tires has increased to 8.7 million units, up from 7.6 million units in 2009 (+14.4%).

The highest growth in the petrochemical segment recorded in the commodity business, as well as the production of monomers (+12.2%) and synthetic rubber (+27.7%). The decline in gasoline production stable gas (SNG) is associated

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The Government of the Russian Federation punished the culprits in disrupting the defense procurement

Deputy Prime Minister RF Sergei Ivanov reported to President Dmitry Medvedev about the execution of the assignment of punishment of those responsible for the failure of the state defense order in 2010 year. This is Lente.Ru told in the press service of the president. As a result, the sanctions have lost their own posts 5 people, another 11 were reprimanded. In the not to distant future, a list of employees who have suffered the punishment may Strength.

Namely, reprimands were announced general designer and general director of "Information Satellite Systems" Nicholas Testoedovu and CEO "NGOs Engineering" Alexander Leonov.

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In China, again expensive selskohozproduktsiya

Beijing, January 28. From 17 to 23 January 2011 in China again recorded higher prices for agricultural products. These are the data of the Ministry of Commerce.

Last week, the average wholesale price of 18 kinds of vegetables in China grew by 12.6%. Growth rates were 6.5 percentage points higher than the previous week. In particular, pepper, cucumber value rose by more than 10%.

Analysts tend to associate with a rise in extreme weather events in the south, where the cyclone brought cold snap and heavy snowfall. This has a negative impact on the production and transportation of vegetables

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The extraordinary expansion of Yellowstone caldera volcano

Maps pools tremors on Yellowstone Lake in 2008-09. A. Location of earthquakes on the northern end of Yellowstone Lake, with the direction of the deep fault, which was modeled as a vertical volcanic zherlovina. Shown seismic data and offset soil. B. Model zherloviny expansion at different rates (major and minor), explaining the model and the corresponding displacement of the seismic activity. Reprinted from Farrell and others (2010; Geophysical Research Letters). Click to enlarge the picture.

Researchers from the University of Utah have recently published two new articles in the journal Geophysical Research Letters, dedicated to the active nature

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NASA: Torrential rains caused shoaling of the ocean …

September 27. "2010 was the worst in the history of global observations of the most destructive floods. However, only the first 3 weeks of 2011 have already shown their mega-flood as for the whole year ", — said meteorologist Jeff Masters.

All day I spent on the study of what columnist for The New York Times, Thomas Friedman calls "global meteohaosom": the destabilization of our meteosystems, shakes 3 million tons of emissions that enter the atmosphere, thanks to us the use of natural resources. So, today is a rare day when I was so shocked by a recent report

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Sverdlovsk Railway received 18 million rubles from the introduction of innovations

On the Sverdlovsk Railway summed up inventive and innovative work in 2010. Last year, the line was introduced more than 3500 innovations savings of more than 18 million rubles, which is 40% higher than the previous year. Total for 2010 in innovative activities involving more than two thousand writers, filed more than 4,000 rationalization proposals.

Traditionally, active participation in the innovation activity taking young professionals highway. They have introduced more than 550 innovations with economic benefit of 1.5 million rubles. In 2010 there were more than 300 activities to support technical creativity of youth, which is 57% more than

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Tipper semi-trailer carrying capacity of 30 tons

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NEFAZ (Republic of Bashkortostan) started the production of three-axle tipper semi 9509-10-30 model with the permitted gross weight of 43 tonnes and a payload capacity of 30 tons load the truck bolster is limited to 16 tonnes on the back of the truck — 27 t dimensions of the semi-trailer 9700? 2550? 3450 mm volume tipper is 30 cubic meters. m It can tilt back 45 degrees thanks to the installation of a set of hydraulic HYVA, including single-acting telescopic hydraulic cylinder. Tilting mechanism has a pneumatic remote control. Body consists of a metal platform with an oval

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