Earthquake of magnitude 5.3 occurred in southern Iran

Earthquake of magnitude 5.3 occurred on Wednesday in southern Iran, injuring 16 people, there is destruction, Reuters reported with reference to the Iranian media.

According to seismologists at Tehran University, the earthquake occurred at 09.25 local time (08.55 MSK) its epicenter was located near the town of Ardakan in the province of Fars.

Iran's Mehr news agency citing local authorities reports that no injuries or damage were received from 17 settlements in the region.

In December, a strong earthquake victims in Iran have, at least seven people and hundreds injured.

Iran is among the ten most earthquake-prone regions of the

Continue reading Earthquake of magnitude 5.3 occurred in southern Iran

In Dagestan earthquake

TBILISI, June 24. Earthquake of magnitude 3.3 occurred in Dagestan, five kilometers from the border of Georgia. As the "News-Georgia", this Friday the representative of the Institute for Land Tbilisi Ilia University. Earthquakes have been recorded in Dagestan, North Kvareli district (Eastern Georgia, Kakheti) on Friday night at 00:17 Tbilisi time. "Tremors has felt less than the population of Kvareli district because they were weak. The epicenter was in the mountains, in an unpopulated place, "- said the representative of the Institute. June 17 in Dagestan, 10 km from the Georgian-Russian border, there was an earthquake of magnitude 3.8.

Continue reading In Dagestan earthquake

6.3 magnitude earthquake occurred on Friday near the islands of Santa Cruz

The second week the earthquake occurred near the islands of Santa Cruz, according to RIA Novosti.

6.3 magnitude earthquake occurred on Friday near the islands of Santa Cruz in the western Pacific Ocean. Earthquakes have been recorded at 17.33 local time (10.33 MSK). The epicenter was located at 441 km east of the city of Cyrus, which is located in the Solomon Islands. Hearth lies at a depth 62.6 kilometers. Information on casualties or damage was not specified. Warning about the threat of a tsunami has been reported. On Tuesday in the Santa Cruz Islands earthquake with magnitude 6.1. Santa

Continue reading 6.3 magnitude earthquake occurred on Friday near the islands of Santa Cruz

Two earthquakes of magnitude 6.7 occurred off the coast of Japan in a minute

MOSCOW, June 23 — RIA Novosti. Two earthquakes of magnitude 6.7 occurred on Wednesday night at the eastern coast of Honshu island at intervals of a minute information on possible casualties or damage were reported, the website of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS).

According to Xinhua News Agency, a tsunami warning for Iwate Prefecture common.

The epicenter of tremors recorded in 06.50 local time (01.50 MSK), and then to 06.51, was located, according to updated figures, 88 km south-east from the city of Hachinohe and 524 kilometers northeast of Tokyo. The earthquake lies at a depth of

Continue reading Two earthquakes of magnitude 6.7 occurred off the coast of Japan in a minute

In eastern Turkey earthquake magnitude 5.2

Earthquake of magnitude 5.2 occurred on Wednesday in eastern Turkey, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.

According to seismologists, the epicenter of the earthquake was located 40 kilometers south-east of the city of Elazig, his focus lies at a depth of 10 kilometers.

No casualties or damage were reported.

One of the most devastating earthquakes in Turkey occurred on 17 August 1999 in the area of the Sea of Marmara. Natural disaster, according to official figures, killed about 18,000 people. Total damage from the earthquake authorities estimated at 8.5 billion dollars.

Continue reading In eastern Turkey earthquake magnitude 5.2

On the border between Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan earthquake magnitude 5.2

On the border between Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan earthquake with magnitude 5.2. This was reported on the official website of Kazakhstan center of the collection and processing of seismic data of the Institute of Geophysical Research NNC.

Earthquakes have been recorded on June 21 in 20.47 Astana time in the border area of Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan. Hearth lies at a depth ten kilometers. Energy class of the earthquake was 11.9.

Recall, on June 20 in Kyrgyzstan earthquake with magnitude 3.1. Quake epicenter was located about ten kilometers south of Bishkek and 27 km southwest of Kant.

Continue reading On the border between Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan earthquake magnitude 5.2

An earthquake measuring 5.7 on the west of Sumatra

An earthquake measuring 5.7 on the use in Indonesia Richter scale that struck Sunday morning off the western coast of Sumatra, is not strong enough to cause a tsunami, told RIA Novosti in the National Department of Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics (NUMKG) of Indonesia. Quake epicenter was located 84 kilometers south-east of the city in the province of Mukomuko Benkulu and hearth was located 26 kilometers below the surface of the Indian Ocean. No casualties or destruction until there are no messages, and the staff NUMKG not belong to the category of strong earthquake. In Indonesia is the world's most

Continue reading An earthquake measuring 5.7 on the west of Sumatra

Off the coast of Japans 5.9 magnitude earthquake

Off the coast of Japan's 5.9 magnitude earthquake, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

Earthquakes have been recorded in 97 km from the Fukushima prefecture g.Ivaki. The earthquake was located at a depth of 23.2 km.

No casualties or damage were reported information, a tsunami warning has not been declared.

Japan is in a seismically active area, and earthquakes occur there regularly. March 11, 2011 in Japan there was a strong earthquake of magnitude 9.0. Following this, on the coast of the country hit by the tsunami. This caused an accident at a nuclear power plant (NPP), "Fukushima-1", which

Continue reading Off the coast of Japans 5.9 magnitude earthquake

In southern Kazakhstan 4.6 magnitude earthquake

In Southern Kazakhstan earthquake with magnitude 4.6, Tengrinews.kz reports citing Kazakhstan Center for the collection and processing of seismic data of the Institute of Geophysical Research NNC.

Earthquakes have been recorded at 16.57 Astana time. The epicenter was located at a distance of 120 kilometers to the west of Turkistan and 240 kilometers north-west of Shymkent. Depth earthquake was five miles, and the energy class — 10.6.

Recall, on June 14 in Almaty region earthquake. Earthquakes have been recorded at 09.12 Astana time. The epicenter was located at 257 km north-east of Almaty. His energy class was 10.5.

Continue reading In southern Kazakhstan 4.6 magnitude earthquake

Earthquakes of magnitude 4.2 and 5.3 occurred in southern Iran

Two earthquakes occurred Wednesday morning in southern Iran, the magnitude of the strongest of which was 5.3, according to a statement on the website of U.S. Geological Service (USGS). The first earthquake of magnitude 4.2 occurred at 04.33 local time (05.03 MSK). The epicenter of earthquake was located 155 kilometers south-west of the city of Bam. The earthquake was located at a depth of 33.4 kilometers. Less than three minutes after that, the region has recorded the second earthquake of magnitude 5.3. Its epicenter was located 147 kilometers south-west of the city of Bam. Hearth quake was at a depth

Continue reading Earthquakes of magnitude 4.2 and 5.3 occurred in southern Iran

SQL - 32 | 2,781 сек. | 7.34 МБ