Earthquake in Phuket

April 16 Phuket suffered earthquake measuring 4.3 points, who were the first in history, with its epicenter on the island.

The disaster has affected the following areas in particular Phuket Chalong, Rawai, Kamala and Patong. This is the most popular tourist destination in Russia. The Thai government has decided not to evacuate people, but the people in panic leaving Patong Beach, which has undergone the 2004 invasion of the tsunami. Phuket due to the earthquake was due to a large loading of telephone networks.

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In the Black Sea off the coast of Anapa earthquake

The earthquake occurred on Monday night in the Black Sea off the coast of Anapa, told RIA Novosti the press service of the Emergencies Ministry in Krasnodar region.

"At 21.00 MSK Monday in the Black Sea, 40 kilometers from the coast of Anapa quake registered a force of about 3 points," — said the source.

Following the earthquake, no injuries, no adverse effects.

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Earthquake Tristan da Cunha

 

Earthquake Tristan da Cunha in the area of the volcano island of St Helena

FE Region: Tristan da Cunha Region Time: 2011-05-25 12:28:45.9 UTC Magnitude: 4.9 (mb) Epicenter: 15.14 ° W 34.78 ° S Depth: 10 km Status: M — manually revised

Bali earthquake happened right during the ASEAN Summit

Jakarta, Nov. 18 / Xinhua / — An earthquake measuring 5.3 occurred on Friday in Bali / Indonesia /, where the ASEAN summit, informed the Indonesian meteorological and geographical agency.

Source structure named told Xinhua that the quake occurred at 19:23 Jakarta time. The epicenter was located in the area of Nusa Dua, in 272 km south-west of Bali. Hypocenter lies at a depth of 10 km.

The quake epicenter in Yakutia could reach 9-10

Force of tremors in the epicenter of the earthquake that occurred on Thursday night in Yakutia, in the calculations, could reach 9-10, told RIA Novosti on duty Geophysical Service RAS.

According to her, according to preliminary data, 17.13 MSK in Yakutia, at coordinates 67.6 degrees north latitude and 142.6 degrees east longitude, there were an earthquake of magnitude 6.7. The earthquake was at a depth of 10 kilometers.

"The design strength in the epicenter was 9-10," — she said.

The epicenter was located 340 kilometers north of the Ust-Nera, in 389 kilometers to the east of the Verkhoyansk and 866

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In Ecuador, an earthquake of magnitude 5.7

In Ecuador, an earthquake of magnitude 5.7. According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the epicenter of the earthquake was located at 183 km east of g.Riobamba, and its focus — at a depth of 166.8 km.

Information about the destruction and casualties were reported.

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The earthquake occurred off the coast of Taiwan

Earthquake of magnitude 5.1 occurred on Tuesday off the coast of Taiwan, according to Xinhua news agency.

According to Chinese seismologists, tremors were recorded at 15:18 local time (10:18 MSK). The epicenter of the earthquake, the center of which lies at a depth of 10 kilometers, is located 175 kilometers south of the city of Taitung.

According to the U.S. Geological Survey website, magnitude quake was 5.5, and the center lies at a depth of 23.4 kilometers.

Information on the possible destruction and injuries were reported.

The island of Taiwan is located at the junction of two tectonic plates and

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Earthquake of magnitude 5.8 occurred in Afghanistan

Tremors of moderate intensity occurred on Thursday night in North India.

According to the TV channel NDTV, which refers to the data of meteorological services, the epicenter of the earthquake was a magnitude 5.8 in the Hindu Kush mountain range in Afghanistan.

The earthquake has affected Afghanistan, Pakistan and northern India. Information on casualties or damage have been reported yet.

Seismologists have raised the estimate of the magnitude of the earthquake in Japan to 8.9

Seismologists have once again raised the estimate of the magnitude of the earthquake on Friday in Japan, which now is 8.9, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. When the first report of its magnitude earthquake was estimated at 7.9, then seismologists upgraded to 8.8. According to some data, the epicenter of the earthquake was located 373 kilometers northeast of Tokyo, his focus lies at a depth of 24 kilometers. Japanese authorities reported injured in the quake, but the exact number is unknown. In Miyagi prefecture came tsunami ten meters to the north of Hokkaido — six meters, a tsunami threat

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Earthquake hazard in the region of the nuclear reactor at Bushehr

Iranian seismologists have made a secret report to the government. In it, they warned of a "real danger" of a powerful earthquake in the nuclear reactor at Bushehr, the British newspaper Daily Telegraph.

Scientists warn: "Seismic hazard in Iran could recreate the scene of the disaster, similar to what we see as a result of the earthquake in the Japanese nuclear reactor in Fukushima."

IAEA experts in Vienna, however, suggest that the findings of the report have been ignored by the government, which, with renewed energy continues to insist on the immediate commissioning of the Bushehr reactor

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