7.1 Earthquake in Chile

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3.01.11.Moschnoe earthquake in central Chile on Sunday evening. According to U.S. seismologists his power reached 7.1 on the Richter scale. Seismologists initially identified 7.2 points.

The epicenter was located at a distance of 70 km from the city of Temuco at a depth of 17 km. According to this information tsunami is not expected. In spite of this, hundreds of people fled from the possible tsunami in the upstream areas. The possibility of damage or casualties information yet.

Chile is often shaken by earth tremors. So, at the end of February 2010 there was an earthquake

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In Chile, a strong earthquake

In Chile, a strong earthquake Natural Disasters

Earthquake measuring 7.1 points occurred in the central part of Chile. The epicenter is located 32 km north-northwest of the city of Talca (35,198 ° S, 71,783 ° W), about 215 km south-south-east of the capital Santiago and had a depth of 34.8 km. University of Chile reported that the earthquake was a 6.8-tenths, and followed it for at least three minor jolt of 4.6, 3.8 and 3.5 points. At the moment, the possibility of a tsunami is not reported, but the pre-arranged evacuation of residents of Bio Bio, which has already suffered

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In Chile burn reserves. Video

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6.01.12.V mountain reserve Chile raging forest fires. The fire destroyed more than 50 thousand hectares, mainly precious woods. The flames did not spare and small villages. Burned down about 250 houses. Six firefighters were killed and two remain missing.

According to the country's president, Sebastian Pinera, the cause of disaster was arson. The Prosecutor's Office has already offered to Chile to judge criminals as terrorists.

Can not deal with forest fires and New Zealand rescuers. Flame covered mostly tall trees, and the fire spread this 20-meter wall of fire.

Evacuated several localities of the most dangerous areas of

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Strong earthquake in Chile

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12.02.11.V earthquake Friday in Chile violated electricity and telephone svyaz.Kak previously reported, in Chile there was a strong earthquake of magnitude six and eight tenths.

According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the tremors were felt in the central part of the country — almost in the same area, where at the beginning of 2010 there was a devastating earthquake and tsunami.

Thousands of people fled their homes out of fear of a tsunami. However, the authorities have calmed the people, saying that there is no threat of a tsunami.

No casualties and no injuries

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6.0 Earthquake in Chile

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16.07.11.Zemletryasenie magnitude 6.0 occurred on Saturday night at the west coast of Chile, the website of the U.S. Geological Survey.

The epicenter was located at a depth of 22.9 kilometers, and at a distance of 47 kilometers to the south-west of the city of San Antonio.Informatsiya of possible victims, the injured and damage were reported.

At the end of February 2010 in Chile by an earthquake of magnitude 8.8 and ensuing tsunami killed more than 500 people. Chile is located in the zone of the Pacific "fire zone" where 85% of all recorded earthquakes in the

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6.4-magnitude earthquake occurred in Chile

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MOSCOW, June 1 — RIA Novosti. A powerful earthquake of magnitude 6.4 occurred on Wednesday in the west coast of Chile, according to a statement on the website of U.S. Geological Service (USGS). The epicenter of tremors recorded in 08.55 local time (16.55 MSK), located at 96 km south-west of the city of Concepcion. The earthquake lies at a depth of 15.1 kilometers.

Data on casualties or damage were reported.

Chile is characterized by high seismic activity. In February 2010, 115 kilometers north of the located in the central part of the country the city of Concepción earthquake with

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5.9 earthquake in central Chile

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MOSCOW, September 14 — RIA Novosti. Earthquake of magnitude 5.9 occurred on Wednesday in the central part of Chile, the epicenter was located at 123 kilometers northwest of the capital, Santiago, the website of the U.S. Geological Survey.

The epicenter of the earthquake in 03.03 local time (11.03 MSK), located in the Pacific Ocean, 39 kilometers north of the port city of Valparaiso.

The earthquake lies at a depth of 19 kilometers. No casualties or damage were reported.

At the end of February 2010 in Chile by an earthquake of magnitude 8.8 and ensuing tsunami killed more

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Chile’s Atacama Desert seen an unprecedented season of flowering plants

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9.11.11.Santyago de Chile (Terra Chile). Unprecedented in the last 20 years, flowering plants can be seen in the driest desert in the world.

At 600 kilometers north of Santiago de Chile, along the road leading to the National Park Llanos de Chales (Llanos de Challes) in the Atacama Desert, spread endless carpet of flowers — is extremely rare for this region.

Climatic phenomenon El Nino coming to the Pacific coast of South America every six or seven years, brought this year in the driest desert in the world rains needed for germination of bulbs and rhizomes, which

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Bird deaths in Chile. Video

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12.05.12.Na coast of Chile from the beaches of Cartagena to Santo Domingo found more than 2300 dead birds. Basically, it's gray petrels, boobies, pelicans and cormorants. Most of them are diagnosed with fractures of the wings and body injuries, indicating that the birds were in fishing nets.

According to the director of the Museum of Natural History and Archaeology, Santo Domingo, José Luis Britos, that fishermen are to blame for the death of the birds. Soon representatives of the museum plan to file a complaint with the police indifferent fishermen. In this

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In Chile, the volcano awoke Puyeue. Video

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Updated: In Chile is evacuated due to the eruption of a volcano

6.06.11.V Chile continues evacuation of residents of settlements in the mountain range Kauye Cordon, where one of the more active volcanoes. As long as people rush to leave the danger zone around the huge cloud of volcanic ash and smoke can be seen the flash of lightning.

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