In Yakutia, an earthquake of magnitude 5.1

The representative of the Russian Academy of Sciences Geophysical Service reported that on Thursday, November 17 in Yakutia earthquake with magnitude 5.1. According to informed source, the focus of a seismic event occurs at depths 15.8 kilometers.

A source in the ministry also said that the tremors were recorded at 2:05 am Moscow time. The epicenter was located 145 kilometers north-west of the village of Ust-Nera, and 600 km south-west of the Verkhoyansk.

Information on victims and affected by the disaster are now no, RIA "Novosti".

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Two earthquakes in Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan

In Tajikistan, recorded an earthquake of magnitude 3.9, Tengrinews.kz reports referring to the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre.

Epicenter was at a depth of oscillations 108 kilometers to 142 kilometers south-east of Khujand and 29 km north-east of the urban settlement of Garm. Information on casualties or damage were reported.

Recall a few hours before the earthquake occurred in Kyrgyzstan. Magnitude quake was 4.4.

In Indonesia, an earthquake of magnitude 6.6

Earthquake of magnitude 6.6 occurred on Monday in Indonesia, the site of the U.S. Geological Survey. Information on casualties or damage were reported. Earthquakes have been recorded at 13.05 local time (05.08 MSK). The epicenter was located 200 kilometers south-west of Ternate, which is located on the islands of Maluku. The earthquake lies at a depth of 19.4 kilometers. 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, each of which moves at a

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Of recurrent earthquakes in Turkey

Earthquake in Van province in southeast Turkey, on November 9, destroyed dozens of buildings, reports the Associated Press.

According to official data of the earthquake victims were five men. According to Deputy Prime Minister Beshir Atalaya, to 3.30 local time (5.30msk) extracted from the rubble 20. Most of them lived in the four-storey hotel "Bayram", which housed the representatives of the Turkish Red Cross and journalists.

Seismological Observatory of Bosphorus University reported that the epicenter of the earthquake was located in the county Edremit. Push force 5.6 points occurred in 21.23 local time (23.23 MSK), followed him

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Earthquake of magnitude 5.6 occurred in eastern Turkey

Earthquake of magnitude 5.6 occurred on Wednesday night in eastern Turkey, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The epicenter of earthquakes that have occurred in the environment 00.05 local time (01.05 MSK), located 32 kilometers north-west of the city of Van, the earthquake lies at a depth of 9.4 kilometers.

No casualties or damage were reported.

In the Turkish province of Van on October 23 there was an earthquake of magnitude 7.2. Established the death of about 600 people, more than 2.5 thousand injured.

In the area of the earthquake, which destroyed about three thousand houses, set 34.5 thousand tents.

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5.3 magnitude earthquake occurred off the coast of Chile

Earthquake of magnitude 5.3 occurred on Tuesday off the coast of central Chile, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The epicenter of earthquakes that occurred in Tuesday's 14.18 local time (20.18 MSK), located at 72 km south-west of the city of San Antonio, the earthquake lies at a depth of 11 kilometers. No casualties or damage were reported. No tsunami threat. At the end of February 2010 in Chile by an earthquake of magnitude 8.8 and ensuing tsunami killed more than 500 people. The country is located in a zone of the Pacific "fire zone" where 85% of all

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For the strongest in the history of the U.S. state of Oklahoma earthquake followed by 10 aftershocks

NEW YORK, Nov. 7. Corr. ITAR-TASS Oleg Zelenin. A series of aftershocks felt in the weekend residents of the U.S. state of Oklahoma. On Saturday night there was an earthquake of magnitude 5.6 — the strongest in the state's history. Aftershocks occurred almost noon on Sunday — according to the U.S. Geological Survey, there were at least 10. Two of them had a magnitude of 4.0, while the weak — around 2.7. The epicenter was located near the town of Sparks, which is about 70 km away from the administrative center of the state — Oklahoma City. Hearth tremors occur

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Kamchatka residents woke underground shock

Of Kamchatka on Monday woke earthquake strikes. In the region, there were two strong aftershocks. Even stronger shock experienced Southern Kuriles.

The first tremors in Kamchatka were registered at 00:03 local time in the coastal part of the Kronotsky Bay. The magnitude of the earthquake was 4.2 points. In Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, located 180 kilometers from the place, the tremors were not felt.

"It's an earthquake, according to the Geophysical Service RAS, noted at a depth of 170 kilometers 32 kilometers south-east of the village Milkovo and 173 kilometers north of Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky. On Kamchatka Territory, it was not felt. Victims, no destruction"

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Kemerovo shocked

According to rumors, yesterday around 15:00 right in the center of Kemerovo, namely in the building at the Soviet Ave, Building B 60, townspeople felt the tremors.

"Everything points to the earthquake: tilting table and hanging objects, for example, a mobile phone on a string, and the building shook a little, — the" MK in Kuzbass "witness the incident. — I would always feel an earthquake in my life, so, I presume, the force — was 2-3 points.

No injuries or damage. Sound wave was not, therefore, the nature of shocks is not exactly explosive. All shows exactly

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5.1-magnitude earthquake occurred in Chile

Earthquake of magnitude 5.1 occurred in the northern part of Chile, according to the U.S. Geological Survey website. The epicenter of the earthquake that struck Tuesday 14.58 local time (20.58 MSK), located 128 kilometers south-east of the town of Antofagasta and 1,068 km south of the Chilean capital Santiago. The earthquake lies at a depth of 79.2 kilometers. No casualties or damage were reported. No tsunami threat. At the end of February 2010 in Chile by an earthquake of magnitude 8.8 and ensuing tsunami killed more than 500 people. Chile is located in the zone of the Pacific "fire zone"

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