Earthquake in south-west Colombia

In the province of Cauca, in the north-western Colombia, the earthquake, which had a magnitude of 7.1. The U.S. Geological Survey initially estimated thrust force of 7.4 points, but later reduced the value to 7.1 points. Despite such a strong push, none of the inhabitants of the province was not injured. Basically, people have described the incident as a fairly confident and clear, visible tremor. Has felt the earthquake around 4315 people.

At the moment, information about large-scale destruction also been reported. The fact that the epicenter of the earthquake quite impressive depth. As reported by the National

Continue reading Earthquake in south-west Colombia

Earthquake of magnitude 6.4 occurred on the border of India and Myanmar

Earthquake of magnitude 6.4 occurred on Friday in eastern India, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. According to seismologists, the epicenter of the earthquake was located near the border of India and Myanmar 85 kilometers northeast of the city of Imphal — the administrative center of the Indian state of Manipur. Hearth tremors occur at depths 88 kilometers. No casualties or damage were reported. Seven states in the north-east India — Assam, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Tripura, Nagaland, Arunachal Pradesh and Manipur — are considered one of the most earthquake-prone regions. In 1897 there was an earthquake of magnitude 8.7 and 1.6

Continue reading Earthquake of magnitude 6.4 occurred on the border of India and Myanmar

In Nicaragua, there was an earthquake of magnitude 4.6

4.6-magnitude earthquake occurred today in the Pacific coast of Nicaragua, the ITAR-TASS news agency. As the representatives of the authorities of the Central American countries, the data on casualties or damage as a result of the disaster has been reported.

According to the Nicaraguan Institute of Territorial Studies, the epicenter of the earthquake was located in the Pacific Ocean 183 km south-west of the capital, Managua, at a depth of 14 km.

Earthquake of magnitude 6.0 occurred in the Tonga Islands in the Pacific Ocean

6.0 magnitude earthquake recorded on Monday in the Tonga Islands in the Pacific Ocean, the website of the U.S. Geological Survey. The epicenter of tremors recorded in 19.03 local time (03.09 MSK), located at 93 km south-west of the capital city of the Kingdom of Tonga, Nuku'alofa. The earthquake lies at a depth of 68.6 kilometers. On the possible victims, casualties or damage were reported. The threat of a tsunami no information.

Continue reading Earthquake of magnitude 6.0 occurred in the Tonga Islands in the Pacific Ocean

Earthquake of magnitude 6.6 occurred in the Solomon Islands

Tremors of magnitude 6.6 recorded on Monday in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of the Solomon Islands, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.

The epicenter of the earthquake that struck at 00.09 UTC (Coordinated Universal Time, 03.09 MSK), was located 133 kilometers south-east of Honiara — the capital of the Solomon Islands. The earthquake lies at a depth of 30.8 kilometers.

No casualties or damage were reported. The threat of a tsunami is also not been reported.

5.9 magnitude earthquake near the Commander Islands

Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, September 7 — RIA Novosti. 5.9-magnitude earthquake occurred in Kamchatka Strait near the Commander Islands, told RIA Novosti the Kamchatka branch of the Geophysical Service RAS.

The epicenter was registered in 13.23 local time (5.23 MSK), located 200 kilometers north-west of the Bering Island at a depth of 55.8 kilometers.

Residents only on the Commander of the village — the village of Nikolskoye felt tremors 3-4. Casualties and destruction, according to preliminary data, no. The threat of a tsunami is not declared.

Continue reading 5.9 magnitude earthquake near the Commander Islands

In Almaty region near the Issyk earthquake

Almaty region 25 kilometers south of the town of Issyk and 42 kilometers south-east of Almaty earthquake with magnitude 3.4. This was reported at the center of the collection and processing of special seismic data Geophysical Research Institute of National Nuclear Center of Kazakhstan (TSSOSSI IGR NNC).

Tremors were recorded on June 19 at 13.17 Astana time. The epicenter was located at a depth of five kilometers. No casualties or damage were reported.

5.3 Earthquake in Japan

MOSCOW, December 3 — RIA Novosti. Earthquake of magnitude 5.3 occurred on Saturday night at the eastern coast of the Japanese island of Honshu, the website of the U.S. Geological Survey.

The epicenter of tremors that occurred Saturday 5.55 local time (00.55 MSK), located 60 kilometers south-east of the capital of Japan, Tokyo. The earthquake, as reported by U.S. seismologists at a depth of 17.5 kilometers.

The threat of a tsunami is not reported.

In early March, Japan was the strongest in the history of the country's 9.0-magnitude earthquake, followed by tsunami. As a result of lost or missing, more

Continue reading 5.3 Earthquake in Japan

Earthquake of magnitude 5.9 occurred in the Atlantic Ocean

Earthquake of magnitude 5.9 occurred on Wednesday night away from the populated areas in the Atlantic Ocean, according to the U.S. Geological Survey website. Quake was recorded at 03.00 MSK. Its epicenter was located in 1171 kilometers north-east of the capital city of Cayenne in French Guiana, the focus lies at a depth of 6.3 kilometers. Reports of the tsunami threat has been received.

Earthquake of magnitude 6.1 occurred in Yakutia

Earthquake of magnitude 6.1 occurred in Yakutia, reported Monday Far Eastern Regional Center (DVRTS) Russian Emergencies Ministry.

"An earthquake of magnitude 6.1 was recorded on Sunday at 17.27 local time (11.27 MSK), 36 kilometers south-west of the village Syagannah Abyyskogo district of the Sakha Republic (Yakutia) at a depth of 15 kilometers," — said in a statement.

It is noted that the earthquake was not felt in the residential areas of the country. Victims, destructions.

SQL - 29 | 1,524 сек. | 7.33 МБ