Magnitude 5.2 earthquake occurred in the north-west China

BEIJING, June 26 — RIA Novosti, Oleg Ostroukhov. Earthquake of magnitude 5.2 occurred in 15.48 local time (11.48 MSK) on Sunday in the county Nantsyan Yushu Tibet Autonomous Region, Qinghai Province in northwest China, Xinhua news agency reports with reference to the Chinese seysmosluzhbu.

The epicenter was at a depth of 10 kilometers at coordinates 32.4 degrees north latitude and 95.9 degrees east longitude.

No casualties or damage from the earthquake were reported.

Yushu, a majority of whom are Tibetans, has been hit by an earthquake in April 2010, which killed about 2.7 thousand people.

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7.7 magnitude earthquake occurred off the coast of Alaska

Earthquake of magnitude 7.7 occurred on Saturday near the western coast of Alaska, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

The epicenter of the earthquake was recorded at 102 kilometers from Craig (Craig). The earthquake lies at a depth of 9.6 kilometers.

Warning of a tsunami has not yet announced. Earthquake of magnitude 6 or greater is considered a strong and can cause major damage and loss of life, say seismologists.

Meanwhile, experts of the U.S. Geological Survey have modeled the likely consequences of the earthquake in Alaska. According to them, with a probability of 69% will be the death of

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The Kuril Islands earthquake with magnitude 5.0

Earthquake of magnitude 5.0 occurred on Saturday morning on the Kuril Islands, said Geophysical Service of the Russian Academy of Sciences.

The earthquake lies at a depth of 100 km, the epicenter was located on the eastern side of the strait Vries separating Iturup and Urup, ITAR-TASS reported.

From the epicenter to the nearest town, city Kurilsk on Iturup, about 150 km. According to local seismologists tectonic impact on the inhabited islands of the Kuril not felt, no tsunami threat.

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The earthquake occurred in Greece

The earthquake occurred on Thursday night in southern Greece, said the global monitoring of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). According to him, the epicenter of the 4.8 magnitude jolt underground is 65 kilometers from the city of Patras in the Peloponnese, at 222 kilometers west of Athens.

Reports of property damage have been reported, RIA "Novosti".

2012 offset the inner core of the Earth and the prophecies …

Many of the prophets predicted that in the near future will begin global tectonic upheavals. What are the causes of the forthcoming catastrophe?

"If you think of a simplified structure of our planet, in the Earth's inner core is iron-nickel, which is like the yolk in the egg" floats "in the liquid outer core of our planet. At the beginning of the first systematic observations of the geomagnetic field (1829) noted that the magnetic dipole of the Earth (and the inner core, respectively) offset from the axis of rotation of the planet at 252 km in the Pacific

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The second in two days earthquake in Azerbaijan

Earthquake of magnitude 3.4 occurred on Wednesday in 11.29 local time (time coincides with Moscow) 18 kilometers south of the Azerbaijani town of Shamakhi, reports Seismological Service Center of the National Academy of Sciences of Azerbaijan.

The epicenter was located at a depth of four kilometers. No injuries or damage.

On Monday, 12 March, 28 kilometers west of Shamakhi also the case not strong earthquake of magnitude 3.8. In the city the power of the earthquake, with the epicenter at a depth of eight kilometers, was three points, in the settlements located near the town of Ismayilli — 2.5 points.

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Earthquake of magnitude 4.9 occurred in the Ionian Sea

ATHENS, July 19 — RIA Novosti, Alexei Bogdanov.Earthquake of magnitude 4.9 occurred on Tuesday morning in the Ionian Sea off the western coast of Greece, according to the global monitoring of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS).

The epicenter was located at 166 kilometers from the city of Patras and 321 km west of Athens.

Distance from the epicenter of the magnitude of such settlements virtually guarantees the absence of any damage.

A powerful earthquake occurred on the border of Mexico and Guatemala

A strong earthquake occurred on Sunday at the border of Mexico and Guatemala, the data on casualties or damage have been reported yet, according to the National Seismological Service of Mexico.

Magnitude quake was 6.2, the epicenter was located in the southeastern Mexican state of Chiapas, about 190 kilometers from the capital of Guatemala. Tremors were felt in most parts of Guatemala and caused panic among the population.

According to the Guatemalan media, the tremors did not allow the country's president, Otto Perez Molina to end the press conference on the consequences of earlier earthquake on November 7. The head

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New earthquake of magnitude 5.2 occurred in the Turkish province of Van

An earthquake with magnitude 5.2 occurred near the Turkish city of Hakkari in Van province affected by the earthquake of magnitude 7.2 on Sunday, said on Thursday the U.S. Geological Survey website (USGS). According to the service, the tremors have been recorded in 11.04 local time (12.04 MSK). The earthquake was located at a depth of 14 kilometers. The epicenter was located 34 kilometers south-east of Hakkari, near the border with Iraq. Information on casualties or damage were reported. Earthquake of magnitude 7.2 occurred in the province of Van on October 23. Local seismologists in the day reported that the

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In southern Azerbaijan earthquake

Last night at 01:03 local time, 15 kilometers north-west of the city of Lankaran earthquake, said the Republican Seismological Service Center of the National Academy of Sciences of Azerbaijan, Trend reports.

The quake, which occurred at a depth of 32 kilometers, was three on the Richter scale.

Tremors were felt in Lankaran in 2.5 points and Masalli — two points. Human casualties or damage.

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