Number of found dead in Turkey exceeded 600

Emergency Management Agency in Turkey reported that the earthquake in Van province killed 601 people, more than four thousand injured.

Rescuers managed to pull out alive from the rubble 188 people. In hospitals, the province and the neighboring regions in the treatment are about four and a half thousand victims of the earthquake.

Despite the fact that almost all facilities completed rescue, experts still dismantle two floors collapsed homes in the county Erdzhish which were most affected by the earthquake.

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Earthquake of magnitude 5.5 occurred in Taiwan

TAIPEI, Oct. 30. In Taiwan, this morning there was an earthquake of magnitude 5.5. According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the tremors recorded in 141 km from the port city of Keelung.

Information on casualties or damage were reported.

Recall that in July this year in Taiwan earthquake with magnitude 4.8. Then the earthquake was located at a depth of 8 km.

Meanwhile, one of the most devastating earthquakes in Tavannes was in 1999, while the victims of disaster are 2.3 thousand people.

Russian scientist predicts a devastating earthquake in the U.S.

This forecast was made judge of Sciences Valery Abramov, who predicted the earthquake in Japan

In the United States of America may occur a series of powerful earthquakes — between nine and 11 points on the international scale MSK 64. They threaten large-scale destruction.

This forecast, as the radio station "Voice of Russia", made head of the Laboratory of Regional Geology and Tectonophysics of the Pacific Institute, FEB RAS Valery Abramov. According to him, the people of the United States to prepare for the tremors to 11 points.

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Another earthquake off the coast of Sumatra

JAKARTA, Oct. 26 — RIA Novosti, Mikhail Tsyganov. An earthquake measuring 5.4 on the use in Indonesia, the Richter scale, which occurred on Wednesday morning near the north-western coast of Sumatra, is not strong enough to cause a tsunami, told RIA Novosti in the National Department of Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics (NUMKG) of Indonesia.

Quake epicenter was located 42 kilometers south-east of the archipelago included Mentavey Sipora island in the province of West Sumatra, and the hearth was located at 29 kilometers below the surface of the Indian Ocean.

No casualties or destruction until there are no messages, and the

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Earthquake in Chile — 5.2 points

MOSCOW, Oct. 26 — RIA Novosti. Magnitude 5.2 earthquake occurred in the southern part of Chile, according to the U.S. Geological Survey website.

The epicenter of the earthquake that struck Tuesday 19.08 local time (02.08 MSK medium), located 53 km south-west of the city in 1374 and Coihaique kilometers south of the capital of Chile, Santiago.

The earthquake lies at a depth of 13.4 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

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5.1 magnitude earthquake occurred off the coast of Sumatra in Indonesia

Earthquake of magnitude 5.1 occurred on Saturday night to the south-west coast of the Indonesian island of Sumatra, the website of the U.S. Geological Survey. Earthquakes have been recorded at 07.18 local time (04.18 MSK). The epicenter of the earthquake was located 294 kilometers south-west of Sumatra, and 352 km south-west of the capital, Jakarta, on the island of Java. The earthquake lies at a depth of 10 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

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Victims of the earthquake in Turkey, hundreds of people were

As a result of the earthquake in Turkey on Sunday, killing five hundred to a thousand people. This is reported by the media with a nod to the center for the study of earthquakes in the Turkish city of Kandilli. Strong tremors felt in neighboring Armenia. The country had recorded tremors 3-5 points on a 12-point scale, "MSC-64", according to the National Survey for Seismic Protection of Armenia Ministry of Emergency Situations. Death and destruction in the republic. Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan at the time had arrived for a three day state visit to Russia. As ITAR-TASS in the

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Off the coast of Chile, an earthquake of magnitude 5.0

Earthquake of magnitude 5.0 occurred in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of Chile, the website of the U.S. Geological Survey.

The epicenter of the earthquake, which occurred at 20.45 local time environment (Thursday 03.45 MSK), located in the Pacific Ocean, 429 km south-west of Castro. The earthquake lies at a depth of 15.3 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" where 85%

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6.3 magnitude earthquake occurred in Papua New Guinea

6.3 magnitude earthquake occurred on one of the islands of the State of Papua New Guinea, reported Tuesday on the website of U.S. Geological Service (USGS). Earthquakes have been recorded at 15.05 local time (09.05 MSK). The earthquake lies at a depth of 9.9 kilometers. The epicenter of earthquake was located 100 kilometers south-east of the city on the island of Kimbo New Britain. Reports of the devastation affected and no tsunami threat. Papua New Guinea is part of the so-called "Pacific Ring of Fire" (powerful tectonic fault), characterized by high seismic activity.

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Zemeletryasenie in the Amur region caused panic in the neighboring region

Hundreds of experts now examine areas of the Amur region, where today about 5:00 pm local time an earthquake occurred. Power aftershocks, according to various sources, ranged from 6 to 6.5 magnitude. Russian geophysicists estimate this earthquake as strong. Its center was in the town of Skovorodino, where about 10,000 people. There, one of the walls collapsed boiler. No one is hurt. In addition, groundwater impacts were felt in the area of the railway station of BAM. It broke down two substations, damaged several support contact network. As a result, an hour train traffic was stopped at

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