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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Our homeland and Kazakhstan were not able to agree on the construction of the launch pad for rockets Angara

Talks between Russia and Kazakhstan on the construction of the launch pad for a new Russian missile "Angara" at the Baikonur Cosmodrome (project "Baytrek") have not met with success, write "News."

"The possibility that the project" Baiterek "will be implemented at the moment is actually equal to zero. Formal negotiations have not been completed, but in fact it is clear that some of the parties to the applicable result is not found. Kazakhstan proposes to build the starting position for the" Sheds " together, sharing in the funding ratio of 50 to 50. This option is our contribution would

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District center of Ust-Kamchatsky was cut off from the world because of a snowstorm

Driving on the highway, which connects the district center of Ust-Kamchatsky to the rest of the peninsula, is stopped because of a snowstorm and low visibility, according to Russia's EMERCOM for Kamchatka region.

"The total length of the closed area — 145 kilometers. Movement closed to all forms of transport from 8.00 local time (00.00 MSK) and, tentatively, to 6:00 am local time on February 19," — said in a statement.

According to rescuers, at the moment, work is underway to clear the road.

"For those drivers and passengers who left this morning from Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky and other areas of the

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All areas of the Kirov region are now connected year-round communication with the regional center

August 20 opening ceremony site Almezh — Scriabin road interregional importance Kirov — Kotlas — Arkhangelsk.

The main importance of the road is to provide a transport link between the north-western areas of the Kirov region with the regional center and each other, and further provides transit out to the Arkhangelsk region. Recall, until recently, the three districts (Luza, Podosinovets, Oparinskaya) lacked all year round by road to the regional center.

 

Construction of the road is a step by step — in November 2010, was openly regular vehicular traffic on the

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Caught third cub, access to military units in Primorye

Experts on Wednesday were caught in Primorye last of three cubs, who came to the end of November, a military unit in the area Yakovlevsky region, told RIA Novosti the head of the coastal branch of Specialized Inspection "Tiger" Victor Gaponov.

Three Amur tiger came to the military unit involved barking dog. She was tied up, and tried to run over a dog predators, but they are frightened guard who drove the cubs back into the forest. Next tigress could not be found, and the protection of wildlife officers decided edge at the time to take cubs from the forest.

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Snow cyclone hit the Kamchatka declared avalanche danger

Powerful cyclone brought to southern Kamchatka squally wind and snow, said the regional weather center.

Atmospheric vortex began to have an impact on a peninsula in the early hours of Monday. Wind force increased on the coasts to 23-28 meters per second, black ice on the roads, visibility is less than 500 meters.

Due to bad weather canceled classes in schools of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky. Complicated traffic. Traffic police recommended unless absolutely necessary motorists not to travel on the road.

According to the Kamchatka avalanche center, heavy rains caused the increased danger of vanishing large masses of snow from the slopes of

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In Perm, create a spaceport for aliens

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4.9 magnitude earthquake occurred off the coast of New Zealand

Earthquake of magnitude 4.9 occurred on Friday near the south-eastern coast of New Zealand's South Island, according to the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). According to seismologists, the epicenter of the earthquake was 38 kilometers from the city of Gisborne, its center lies at a depth of 62 kilometers. Information about the victims, the destruction and the threat of a tsunami, has been received. A month ago, a devastating earthquake nearly leveled the center of Christchurch city on the North Island of New Zealand. Many buildings were destroyed, the central cathedral, several areas are uninhabitable. According to seismologists, the epicenter of

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In the north, Indonesia Lokon volcano erupts again

Lokon volcano in northern Indonesia on the eve of the newly revitalized, throwing out one of its craters, volcanic ash to a height of over 800 meters, according to the national media on Friday.

The exact height of the eruption record failed due to low cloud during the eruption, said in this regard, head of the Center of Volcanology and reduce geological risks Surono Indonesia.

"We did not declare (forced) the evacuation of a particular area, because the force of the eruption) has died down," — he added.

Last May, the Center for Volcanology declared forbidden zone for finding people

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In Russia build a UFO center

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