5.6-magnitude earthquake occurred in Pakistan

A moderate earthquake measuring 5.6 registered on Monday in northern Pakistan, the channel reported CNN-IBN.

According to the channel, tremors were felt in Pakistan-controlled Kashmir, in neighboring regions — in the cities of Peshawar, Abbottabad and others, as well as in areas of Malakand, Swat, Gilgit.

Tremors caused panic in parts of Pakistan's North — residents hastily left the house. After the earthquake, there was also some aftershocks of magnitude 3.9. However, reports of casualties or destruction yet been received, indicating the media.

North of Pakistan located in a seismic zone, earthquakes are not uncommon. In October 2005, the north

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Mysterious mummy sends earthquakes and points the way to Shambhala

September 29, 2012 0:50

According to ancient legend, in the Altai Mountains are the gates of Shambhala — the land of immortality. Is it true that the road signs here point to the dead body of the princess? And is it a curse mummy could cause an earthquake?

September 27, 2003 quake caused massive earthquake Republic of Altai Mountains. At the epicenter of the earthquake intensity reached 8-9. Dozens of communities were deprived of light and water, hundreds of people have lost their homes and livelihoods.

Earthquake waves reaching as to Novosibirsk. Local people believe that this

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More than 70 earthquakes occurred in Tuva in two weeks

More than 70 aftershocks registered in Tuva since February 26, when the country was a strong earthquake, according to the regional emergencies department.

Just after the earthquake on February 26, as of 08:00 local time (4.00 MSK) March 11, registered 74 aftershock seismic event — said in a statement.

MOE said that on Saturday reported two aftershock events. According to seismologists, their magnitude does not exceed 3.5.

Several notable earthquakes with a magnitude of 4.1 to 5.1 occurred in Tuva 7 and 8 March. Information on casualties or damage does not result.

Two strong earthquakes occurred in Tuva in recent

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In Oceania there was a powerful earthquake

Underwater earthquake in the South Pacific Ocean off the coast of the Republic of Vanuatu. According to seismologists, the earthquake magnitude was 7.1, and the center lies at a depth of 36.7 km under the seabed. While reports of the tsunami and other notable consequences cataclysm has been reported.

The earthquake registered on Friday at 18:09 local time (11:09 GMT). Its epicenter was 60 kilometers south-west of the city of Isangel Vanuatu — the provincial Tafea (Tanna Island), told Itar-Tass.

Vanuatu is located in Micronesia — the heart of Oceania as called huge cluster of islands (more than 80).

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In Haiti Earthquake

What happened in Haiti earthquake of magnitude 4.6 caused panic among the local population, have not forgotten the terrible consequences of disaster in 2010 that killed more than 300 thousand lives.

The epicenter of the earthquake was 38 km from the capital, Port-au-Prince. Its center lies at a depth of 4.9 kilometers, the U.S. Geological Survey reported. Feeling the vibrations underground, many people ran out of their homes into the streets to not suffer from possible damage. Timely information about the damage to infrastructure or affected by disaster has been received.

Recall, two powerful earthquakes within minutes occurred January 12,

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In Tuva, a day was twelve aftershocks

Specialists have registered 12 new aftershocks last night in Tuva 51 km north-east of the village Saryg-Sep Kaa-Khem district, the magnitude of which does not exceed an average of 3.9, according to MOE Tuva Thursday.

The second in the last two months a strong earthquake in Tuva on Sunday: the epicenter was near Kyzyl, the magnitude was 7.6. Tremors were felt for at least another seven Russian regions at a distance of more than a thousand kilometers from the epicenter.

"Only since the earthquake occurred on February 26, recorded 49 earthquakes — Aftershock (for days been 12 aftershocks of magnitude

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Nearly 160 aftershocks occurred after the December earthquake Tuva

Nearly 160 tangible aftershocks occurred in Tuva after a strong earthquake of December, according to Republican control of MOE. Strong earthquake in Tuva 27 December. The epicenter was in the Kaa-Khem district of Tuva, 100 kilometers east of Kyzyl. Magnitude of 6.7, the intensity at the center — 8-9 on the MSK-64 scale. The second in the last two months a strong earthquake in Tuva on Sunday: the epicenter was near Kyzyl, the magnitude was 7.6. Tremors were felt for at least another seven Russian regions at a distance of more than a thousand kilometers from the epicenter. "On December

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An earthquake measuring 4.8 in France

February 26 marked another strong earthquake, which disturb the inhabitants of France. Magnitude is only 4.8, but it was enough that the public raised the alarm and literally put on the ears rescue services hundreds of calls.

The epicenter of the earthquake was in France at 131 km from Bordeaux, 100 km away from Turin, 41 km from Brianchon. The depth of aftershocks — 10 km. Earthquake felt the residents of several villages. No damages, but among the people started to panic, because in this region, earthquakes of such force was observed for more than 40 years, reports

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Earthquake in eastern Siberia

The third earthquake of magnitude 5.2 occurred in the Republic of Tuva, February 27. According to seismologists, the epicenter was located 130 kilometers east of Kyzyl. In addition, recorded over 16 powerful aftershocks.

On the eve of Tuva was second in the last two months of the earthquake magnitude 6.7. Vibrations were felt, at least in seven Russian regions at a distance of more than a thousand kilometers from the epicenter.

"When it started, I was in the garden. We had a quiet hour. From the ceiling crumbled mortar, it seemed that the ceiling would collapse now.

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According to the latest earthquake in Siberia reached the epicenter of the magnitude 8.5 points

According to preliminary data, the epicenter of the earthquake magnitude 6.8nahodilsya 107 km east of Kyzyl / Tuva /. At the epicenter of a seismic event to reach the force of 8.5 points.

"The magnitude of tremors in Kyzyl was 4.1, in Turan — 3.7 Erzin — 3,3, Shagonar — 3.1. State Commission for Emergency Situations addresses population to remain calm," — added to the press service government.

In the government headquarters CSF organized collection of information about the consequences of the earthquake in the areas of Tuva. In the emergency department in the Republic of

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