In Kazakhstan, there were six earthquakes per day

New aftershocks of magnitude 4.8 occurred in the south-east of Kazakhstan, close to major cities — Almaty. The earthquake was recorded at 17.37 local time (15.37 GMT), 74 km north-east of Almaty. The earthquake was the sixth, as recorded in Kazakhstan on May 1. The first tremors occurred in 8.31 local time, their magnitude was 5.5. Magnitude of the other four earthquakes ranged from 3.2 to 4.8. Information on the destruction and casualties were reported.

5.3 magnitude earthquake occurred off the coast of Japan

Earthquake of magnitude 5.3 occurred on Saturday on the Pacific coast of the Japanese island of Honshu, no tsunami threat. This was reported by the U.S. Geological Survey. Quake epicenter was located in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of Fukushima prefecture, where the nuclear power plant emergency. The earthquake lies at a depth of 51 km. Information on casualties or damage were reported, according to ITAR-TASS. In recent days, the area was recorded several earthquakes. In particular, April 28, on the Pacific coast of Honshu earthquake with magnitude of 5.8. The epicenter of earthquake was also in the

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Almaty — the fifth day after the earthquake

Recent earthquakes have been recorded at 15:13. Fifth magnitude earthquake was smaller than the first, but more than the others.

Today Almaty shaken five times, according to the European Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC). The most powerful was the first earthquake, which occurred at 08:31.

Recent earthquakes have been recorded at 15:13. Fifth magnitude earthquake was smaller than the first (5.4), but more than the others. It was 4.8 on a 12-point scale. The epicenter of the fifth today tremors are very far Almaty than previous — 86 kilometers from Almaty to the north-east. The nearest settlement to the epicenter is

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In Mexico, there was a strong earthquake

MEXICO CITY, April 26. On Tuesday, on the Pacific coast of Mexico, an earthquake of magnitude 5.7. Esayt reported by the U.S. Geological Survey.

Earthquakes have been recorded at 06:07 local time (15:07 MSK), passes the "Voice of Russia". The epicenter of the earthquake was 48 km from the resort town of Acapulco in Guerrero. Hearth lies at a depth of about 20 km.

The data on casualties and extent of damage from the earthquake are not announced, no tsunami threat.

Recall the last time Mexico was shaking on April 7. Earthquake of magnitude 6.7 occurred in the Mexican state

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Above 5.0 magnitude earthquake occurred in the Republic of Moldova, Romania, Kazakhstan and Kamchatka

Today, May 1, in the early morning in Moldova and Romania was an earthquake of magnitude 5.3. While data on the destruction and casualties were reported, said the Department of Emergency Moldova. Aftershocks were reported at 6:25 MSK, its epicenter was in the Romanian region of Vrancea focus — at a depth of 150 km.

Tonight, at the eastern coast of Kamchatka as magnitude 5.2 earthquake, the epicenter was located at a depth of 68.7 km below the bottom of the Gulf of Kamchatka. According to preliminary reports of victims or damage.

The third quake registered 6:31 MSK in southeast

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Magnitude 5.2 earthquake occurred in Pakistan

Tremors of magnitude 5.2 occurred on Monday morning in north-west Pakistan, reported Aaj-TV channel with reference to the Meteorological Department. According to media melon, earthquake was felt in a number of regions in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, near the border with Afghanistan. No casualties and destruction have been reported yet. North of Pakistan located in a seismic zone, earthquakes are not uncommon. Thus, in March 2011 there twice recorded earthquakes of moderate strength. In October 2005, the north of the country was destroyed by a powerful earthquake. Then, according to official figures, killed more than 80,000 people. Since then, in the areas

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Magnitude 6.2 earthquake occurred in Indonesia

Earthquake of magnitude 6.2 occurred on Monday near the Indonesian island of Sulawesi, according to the U.S. Geological Survey website. According to seismologists, the epicenter of which occurred in 23.7 to UTC (03.07 MSK) earthquake was located 103 kilometers north-east of Baubau, its center lies at a depth of 9.4 kilometers. No casualties, destruction and the threat of a tsunami is not reported. Indonesia is the most seismically active area of the planet and is part of the so-called "Pacific Ring of Fire" (powerful tectonic fault). In this part of the world are the most active tectonic plates, one of

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Scientists predict that the Mediterranean terrible tsunami in 3 years

Mediterranean countries, including Egypt, in the next three years, waiting for the devastating tsunami. With such a warning by the group of Egyptian and Italian scientists.

According to them, in the area of the three islands — Cyprus, Rhodes and Crete — a violent earthquake, followed by a threat of a tsunami, and eventually the coastal cities will fall multimeter waves, washing away on the way the whole town.

Conclusions of scientists has tabled the Government of Egypt. Will soon be convened for an emergency meeting of Crisis Center, ITAR-TASS reported.

According to Professor Ahmed Ali Badu, a specialist

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Near Tokyo earthquake

6.0-magnitude earthquake occurred today in the neighboring Tokyo Chiba Prefecture. No injuries or damage were reported. Tsunami alarm national meteorological office has not announced. The epicenter was located in the Pacific Ocean off the north-eastern tip of Boso Peninsula, the area in recent weeks, which is a zone of high seismic activity. Hearth lies at a depth of 70 km. Earthquakes have been recorded in most of the prefectural and central Honshu was felt in Tokyo. In some lines of railway in Chiba Prefecture temporarily stopped traffic, according to ITAR-TASS. Earlier today, the east coast of the Japanese island of

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Earthquake. Tsunami. The tragic events in Japan through the eyes of scientists: the power events, its causes and its impact on the planet

 

Friday afternoon a massive earthquake struck Japan. Magnitude it was, according to various estimates, from 8.9 to 9.1. It should be noted that when compared with last year's energy developments devastating earthquake in Haiti, a magnitude 7.0 (read: "The disaster in the island"), using the formula M = 2/3 (lgE — 11,8), where M — the magnitude and E — the energy of the earthquake in joules, the current will be about a thousand times more powerful (1025 vs. 1022 joules). The earthquake was the strongest in the history of Japan and

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