Seismologists predict a catastrophic earthquake

Italian seismologists predict that in the central coast of Chile's devastating earthquake may happen.

Previous earthquake occurred in this area in February, according to AFP.

In a report released last week, means that the earthquake in 2010 created a tectonic plate south of the capital Santiago, new sources of tension.

If there is an earthquake, its magnitude will be 7-8 points.

"At the same time, one can not say it will happen soon or later", — said Stefano Loritja seismologist.

As a result of the February earthquake killed 520 people and caused billions of dollars in damage.

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Novosibirsk scientists are saving the Sayano-Shushenskaya hydroelectric power station on the underground nuclear bomb

Burst of energy at the epicenter of the earthquake, which occurred on Thursday, equal to the force of explosion in Hiroshima in 1945.

Yesterday at the press center of the "Komsomolskaya Pravda" — Novosibirsk "questions Novosibirsk journalists said one of the leading Russian seismologists Victor Seleznev, Doctor of Geological and Mineralogical Sciences, Director of the Geophysical Service of the Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS).

According to our guest, the magnitude of the earthquake that occurred on 10 February, to 5.8 points. That is the figure recorded in the midst of sensors — Ermakovsky district of Krasnoyarsk

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In the Tokyo earthquake

Magnitude 4 earthquake occurred today in the capital of Japan. Information on casualties or damage were reported. According to the National Meteorological Administration, no tsunami threat.

The epicenter of the earthquake was located in the northern part of Ibaraki prefecture northeast of Tokyo, and the focus lies at a depth of 70 km from the Earth's surface. The strongest tremors were felt residents Ibaraki Prefecture, Fukushima, Tochigi, Gunma and Tokyo's neighboring prefectures of Saitama and Chiba.

The Japanese archipelago is located on the junction of four tectonic plates, so every year there are up to 20% of the seating

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An earthquake measuring 6.2 magnitude occurred in Japan

An earthquake measuring 6.2 magnitude occurred on Wednesday off the east coast of the Japanese island of Honshu, the epicenter of the earthquake was 418 kilometers from Tokyo, the center — at a depth of 37 kilometers, said the U.S. Geological Survey.

Information on casualties or damage have been reported yet. Warning about the threat of a tsunami was also not, RIA "Novosti".

Japan is still reeling from the devastating magnitude 9.0 earthquake that occurred on March 11 in the north-east of the country, causing a tsunami more than 10 meters. After the earthquake and tsunami on the nuclear

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In Shirvan recorded for the second day earthquake

In the city of Shirvan July 12 recorded another earthquake.

As the AZE.az citing Republican Seismic Survey Center, another earthquake was recorded at 33 kilometers to the north of the city of Shirvan.

Magnitude — 3.60, depth bursts — 3 kilometers.

Earthquake recorded at 11:41. Tremors were not felt.

Recall that in the 6.18 pm on July 12 was also recorded earthquake in Shirvan. Its magnitude was 3.80 points, depth — 16 kilometers. The earthquake occurred at about thirty kilometers north of Shirvan.

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In northern Argentina, an earthquake measuring 6.2

MOSCOW, October 6 — RIA Novosti. Earthquake of magnitude 6.2 occurred in the north of Argentina, said on Thursday the U.S. Geological Survey website (USGS).

According to the service, the tremors have been recorded in 12.08 local time. The epicenter was located at 139 km north-east of the location in the heartland of Salto. Hearth lies at a depth 9.5 miles.

According to Reuters, police in Argentina does not yet have information on casualties or damage.

Tuesday, October 4, to the north-west of the capital of Argentina, Buenos Aires, an earthquake of magnitude 5.0. The epicenter of earthquake was located

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Magnitude 5.2 earthquake occurred in Kamchatka

Magnitude 5.2 earthquake occurred in Kamchatka Olyutorsky district, told RIA Novosti the Kamchatka branch of the Geophysical Service RAS.

The epicenter was registered in 09.25 local time (01.25 MSK), located approximately 50 kilometers from the nearest village — the village Hailino at a depth of 53.6 kilometers.

Information on casualties or damage.

Earthquake of magnitude 6.9 occurred in Yakutia

In Yakutia, an earthquake of magnitude 6.9, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

According to seismologists, the quake was recorded at 17.13 MSK at a point located in 389 kilometers to the east of the Verkhoyansk and 340 kilometers north of the Ust-Nera. The earthquake was located at a depth of 9 km.

According to RIA Novosti, the representative of the republican central board MOE, in Yakutsk, the tremors were not felt, the information on specified areas of the republic.

"The epicenter — in Abyyskom area, the nearest town — Syaganah — 54 miles to White Mountain — 150

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Strong earthquake in Peru, about 20 people were injured

7 magnitude earthquake that occurred in eastern Peru, there were no casualties, local media reported.

According to Chile's Geophysical Institute, the epicenter of earthquake was located near the town of Kontamana, home to about 17,000 people. According to authorities, 19 people were not dangerous to life injury. Reports of major damage yet.

However the earthquake was so strong that it felt even the inhabitants of the capital, about 600 kilometers from Kontakamy, reports "Interfax".

Tremors were felt in Almaty

On Friday in Almaty at 15:36 felt tremors. The epicenter was located 33 kilometers from the Kyrgyz capital Bishkek. The magnitude of the earthquake was 4.5 on the Richter scale, according to the website emsc-csem.org.

The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 kilometers on the border between Kazakhstan and Kyrgyzstan, 15 kilometers from the village Georgiyevka (Zhambyl region, the center Kordai district, the village is located on the right side of the border river Chu) and 33 kilometers from the city of Bishkek. The magnitude of the earthquake was 4.5 on the Richter scale.

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