In Tajikistan, there was an earthquake

News of Tajikistan, Dushanbe. The country on Wednesday morning was recorded earthquake, magnitude of which reached a rate of 4.7. This is, in particular, informs RIA Novosti referring to the duty of the local seismic station.

The epicenter of earthquake that occurred near 5.45 (local time in Moscow — 3.45), which occurs in the twenty-seven kilometers to the south of Khorog (about six miles south-east of Dushanbe).

Official reports of the destruction / casualties were reported.

It should be noted that this is the second to be sensible earthquakes recorded by in Tajikistan over the past two days. In the

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5.1-magnitude earthquake occurred in northern Philippines

An earthquake measuring 5.1 occurred last night in the northern Philippine province of Cagayan, said on Sunday on the website Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (FIVS), warned of the possibility of new tremors in the area.

The epicenter was located 66 kilometers south-west of the city Kalayan. Hearth quake lies at a depth of 16 kilometers below the surface of the South China Sea.

FIVS not expect substantial damage from the earthquake, it is noted on the site.

Two of the world's largest archipelago — Indonesia and the Philippines — are part of the so-called "Pacific Ring of Fire":

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5.1-magnitude earthquake occurred in Pakistan

5.1 magnitude earthquake recorded on Wednesday in north-west Pakistan, television reported GEO-TV, with reference to the country's meteorological department. According to media reports, tremors were felt in the capital of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Peshawar and surrounding areas. Information on casualties or damage were reported. This is the second earthquake in Pakistan in recent days. On Monday, a magnitude 5.6 earthquakes have been recorded in the northern part of the country. Then the tremors were felt in the cities of Lahore, Rawalpindi, Peshawar, Sargodha, as well as in the capital, Islamabad. Residents of several areas have fled their homes for fear of

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The third day of strong earthquake of magnitude 6.6 occurred in Japan

The third day of strong earthquake of magnitude 6.6 occurred on Tuesday in the north-east of Japan, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Earthquakes have been recorded at 18.44 local time (12.44 MSK). The epicenter was located at 179 km south-east from the city of Hachinohe. The earthquake lies at a depth of 15.5 kilometers. Warnings about the threat of a tsunami was not announced yet. 9.0-magnitude earthquake occurred in Japan on March 11, it caused a tsunami ten meters. According to the latest data, the number of dead and missing in the disaster is approaching 22 thousand people.

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In the Philippines archipelago Babuyan earthquake with magnitude 6.0

The northern Philippines in the archipelago today Babuyan earthquake with magnitude 6.0. This was reported by the U.S. Geological Survey. Hearth lies at a depth 36.6 km. Information on casualties or damage were reported. Today also happened a few earthquakes with a magnitude of 4.6 to 5.7 at the eastern coast of Kamchatka, Japan and Taiwan area.

In Kamchatka — the second day of the earthquake

In the Pacific Ocean off the east coast of Kamchatka earthquake with magnitude 4.8. Information on casualties or damage. Tsunami alarm has not been announced. As reported on the official website of the U.S. Geological Survey, an earthquake was reported Saturday at 10:24 MSK. The epicenter of the earthquake was located 159 kilometers north-east of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, at a depth of 35.2 kilometers under the seabed. In the night from Saturday to Sunday is also a magnitude 4.6 earthquake victims and destructions. As noted previously the head of the Kamchatka branch of the Geophysical Service of the Russian Victor Chebrov,

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In Japan, there was another earthquake of magnitude 5.6

Another earthquake of magnitude 5.6 occurred in Japan. According to the National Meteorological Administration, tsunami threat arose. No casualties or damage were reported. The epicenter was located in the Pacific Ocean near the north-eastern coast of Honshu island, and its center lies at a depth of 20 kilometers beneath the ocean floor. Tremors felt 16 residents of the 47 prefectures of Japan, including the Japanese capital, ITAR-TASS reported. The number of dead and missing after the disaster in Japan has exceeded 17 thousand people. On the morning of the country have been new explosions. The level of radiation hazard

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The first call was not heard. At Japanese nuclear power plant on the IAEA recommendations twice dismissed

In July 2007, elements made more than a serious warning to the Japanese nuclear industry. Then a major earthquake happened on the tectonic fault, where the nuclear power plant "Kashiwazaki."

At its industrial site turned over and damaged about four containers of nuclear waste. The mayor of the city ordered to stop all work on the station for an indefinite time, and seismologists recommended close to a third of all nuclear power plants in the country. Scientists have found that earthquakes threaten not only power plant in Kashiwazaki — there is an imminent danger to others, including the oldest

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The next blow element predicting California: Los Angeles may disappear from the face of the earth

Seismologists believe that the U.S. must prepare for the tremorsincredible strength.

America may be in the years to come under the disaster in Japan similar scale. Frequent earthquakes of great strength will be observed in all seismically active areas, but the earthquakeenormous powerthe next 30 years could destroySouthern California, and its main city and capital of the world film industry in Los Angeles in general can be wiped off the face of the earth.

According ru.tsn.ua, these predictions against the Japanese disaster reminded professor at American University in Berkeley seismologist Hera Black, which refers to the Italian newspaper La

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Three earthquakes of magnitude 5.0 occurred in Japan

Three earthquakes of magnitude 5.0 occurred in the early Friday morning near the eastern coast of Japan, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. Tremors were recorded in 3.31, 04.01 and 05.04 (21.31, 22.01 and 22.05 MSK Thursday) morning local time off the east coast of the Japanese island of Honshu. Earthquake sources located at a depth of 30-36 km. A few minutes after the earthquake happened two more "aftershock" of magnitude 4.8 and 4.9. Warning of impending tsunami were announced. Recently, in the Japanese island of Honshu was repeated dozens of earthquakes with a magnitude of 4.7 to 6.0 and

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