Overview of possible eruptions, earthquakes in the period from May 30 to June 5, 2012

Appeared on the solar corona another coronal hole coordinates 45-48 ° N can cause a series of 5-point earthquake. There may be more powerful earthquake with a magnitude of up to 6 points in one of the following places on Earth: the coast of Oregon (USA), the Kuril Islands, the fjords around the Puget Sound in Washington State (USA), in the east of Kazakhstan, in the eastern part of Romania . Tentative dates of events May 29-31.

A large coronal hole can trigger powerful earthquake of 8.2 points in the first days of June. Likely to be subject to

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Tsunami warning in the South Pacific canceled

The threat of a tsunami that occurred on Wednesday after a series of powerful earthquakes in the Solomon Islands, has been canceled, according to the Honolulu-based Pacific Tsunami Warning Center (PTWC).

At 05.12 MSK near the island of Nendo was recorded earthquake of magnitude 8.0, followed by a series of aftershocks, including a 6.4-magnitude tremors and 6.6.

The earthquake triggered a tsunami in the region. According to the PTWC, Solomon Islands attained wave height of 0.9 meters.

AFP quoting a representative of the hospital in the town of Lata — the provincial capital of Temotu — announced that the

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Seismologists have recorded 20 new earthquake in northern Italy

Specialists from the National Institute of Geophysics and Volcanology in Italy recorded 20 aftershocks that occurred on Wednesday night between the provinces of Modena and Ferrara, located in the Emilia-Romagna, in the province of Mantua (Lombardy region) in the north of the country, local media reported.

According to the service of the Civil Defense, a strong 4.3-magnitude quake was registered on Wednesday before midnight. The epicenter was at a depth of 4 kilometers in town Finale Emilia, already heavily damaged by a powerful earthquake on Sunday.

Another magnitude quake was 3.2, and the rest — ranged between 2.6 and 3.

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Earthquake of magnitude 4.1 occurred in Tuva

Earthquake of magnitude 4.1 occurred on Wednesday in Tuva, about injuries or damage, according to the Altai-Sayan Branch of the Geophysical Service of the Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS).

"An earthquake of magnitude 4.1 occurred in Tuva 15.06 local time (11.06 MSK) on Wednesday, its energy class was 11.0", — the Russian Academy of Sciences.

According to witnesses, residents of Kyzyl felt tremors.

Previous notable earthquake in Tuva on May 15, its magnitude was 4.2.

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Seismologists in Italy last night recorded 24 tremors

Italian seismologists recorded last night, 24 new tremors in the region of Emilia-Romagna, hard hit otmoschnogo earthquake the day before, the agency Ansa.

The magnitude of most of the earth's crust oscillations that occurred at night, was between 2 and 3, the magnitude of the four of them exceeded 3.

The specialists note that the intensity of tremors gradually declining, but still not be ruled out new earthquakes.

On Saturday night, 36 kilometers north of the city of Bologna was an earthquake of magnitude 6.0. A few hours before — in 01.15 (03.15 MSK) — was first recorded quake

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In Italy, due to the earthquake were evacuated 6000 people

Tremors continue to shake the second day Italy: Monday evening professionals registered in the northern Italian region of Emilia-Romagna next two earthquakes of magnitude 4.1 and 3.5, of the houses at the time were evacuated, a total of about six thousand people, according to local media.

The epicenter was located near the town of Finale Emilia in the province of Modena, already badly damaged by the previous seismic activity in the area. On Sunday night, 36 km north of the city of Bologna was an earthquake of magnitude 6. A few hours before this was recorded the first 4.1-magnitude quake.

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Seismic areas cover 50% of the territory of Italy — geologists

Seismic areas cover about 50% in Italy, while in a high-risk population of about 3 million people, according to a report by the National Council of geologists, published on Sunday.

"About 3 million people live in the high risk area (in 725 cities), 21 million live in the area of medium risk (population 2 thousand 344 settlements)," — the document says, as quoted by Adnkronos.

According to geologists, in Italy in just one year is about 2 thousand earthquakes. The most dangerous parts of the country in terms of seismic activity are Sicily, southern region of Calabria and Campania, and

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Earthquake of magnitude 6.0 occurred in the Japanese island of Honshu

Earthquake of magnitude 6.0 occurred on Sunday at the north-eastern coast of the Japanese island of Honshu, the website of the U.S. Geological Survey.

Earthquakes have been recorded in at 07.19 UTC (11.19 MSK). The earthquake lies at a depth of 10 kilometers. The epicenter was located at 179 kilometers east of Morioka (Iwate Prefecture).

Information about the destruction and injuries were reported. Messages no tsunami threat.

In the north-eastern Japan March 11, 2011 magnitude 9.0 earthquake godaproizoshlo, which received the official name of the Great Earthquake. It caused a tsunami that reached a height of 30-40 meters. The

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In Chile, an earthquake of magnitude 6.2

In Chile, an earthquake of magnitude 6.2. Reported by the U.S. Geological Survey.

Earthquakes have been recorded at a depth of 34 kilometers. The epicenter was located about 240 km south of the town of Antofagasta and 857 km north of the capital, Santiago. Information on casualties or damage have been reported yet. Tsunami warnings were announced.

The second day of the earthquake occurred in Tuva

The second notable earthquake in Tuva in the past 12 hours, the magnitude was 4.2, information on injuries or damage, according to the Altai-Sayan Branch of the Geophysical Service of the Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences (RAS).

The magnitude of the earthquake was 4.0 previous. Tremors were felt in apartments Kyzyl.

"An earthquake of magnitude 4.2 occurred in Tuva 11.09 local time (07.09 MSK) on Tuesday, its energy class was 11.5," — said in a statement.

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