Earthquake in Italy

Earthquake in Italy Natural Disasters

Very dangerous shallow earthquake of 6 points occurred at night on May 20 in the north of Italy, 4 km from the city of Kampozanto (province of Modena) and 36 km north-north-west of Bologna, depth is only 5.1 km. Then followed a series of new earthquakes, the strongest of which had a magnitude of 5.1 points. According to official data, killing at least seven people. Two of them are buried under the debris of the ceramic factory in San Antonio di Ferrara, a resident of Ponte di Rawdon Bond also was killed in the workplace,

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6.5 magnitude earthquake off the coast of the Philippines


MOSCOW, Feb. 10 — RIA Novosti. Magnitude 6.5 earthquake occurred off the coast of the Philippines, said on Thursday on the website of U.S. Geological Service (USGS).

According to the service, the tremors have been recorded in 14.39 local time (17.39 MSK). Its epicenter was located 310 kilometers south-east of the island of Jolo, Sulu in the incoming. Hearth lies at a depth 528.4 km.

Information on injuries or damage, the data about the threat of a tsunami have been received.

Japan warned of new strong earthquake


13.03.11.Kolichestvo victims of the earthquake in Japan may in the thousands. As reported today by the police prefecture of Miyagi, one only in this region of the country, probably killed more than 10,000 people. One of the cities with a population of almost completely wiped out.

Japanese authorities have clarified what happened on Friday by an earthquake. Its magnitude was increased to 9. In terms of power, it was one of the strongest earthquakes in the world on record. While tremors continue — after new earthquake tsunami threat exists again.

That night, Japan was able to leave another

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In Poland there was an earthquake


7.01.12.Zemletryasenie magnitude 4 on the Richter scale occurred on Friday in the western part of Poland. The epicenter was 8 km underground near Jarocin.

As a result of aftershocks were no injuries. There are no posts on losses. However, the walls of some houses there were cracks. The last such earthquake was zaviksirovano in Poland on November 30 in the town of Polkowice in the south-west of the country.

Source: Polskie Radio

An earthquake measuring 6.2 on the Peruvian-Chilean border

An earthquake measuring 6.2 on the Peruvian-Chilean border Natural Disasters

May 14, 2012 in the north of Chile, on the border with Peru was a deep earthquake measuring 6.2. According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the event happened in the Tarapaca region, with its epicenter at a depth of 66 kilometers near Tacna. On the border of the Peru-Chile border earthquake was recorded at a depth of 98 kilometers.

The event took place at 6 am local time, when most people were still asleep. It is believed that this is the most dangerous time for earthquakes. But on

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In Sochi the earthquake happened. Video


27.06.12.V night from 26 to 27 around 1:30 in the Black Sea off the coast of Sochi, the tremors were felt, with a capacity of about 3 points.

As representatives of the Ministry of Emergency Situations, the earthquake occurred about 60 km from the coast. According to residents, tremors were felt in some parts of the city. No injuries or damage.

Source: Max Portal

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6.2 Earthquake in New Zealand


3.07.12.Zemletryasenie magnitude 6.2 occurred in the area of the North Island of New Zealand, said on Tuesday the U.S. Geological Survey website.

According to the service, the tremors have been recorded in 22.36 local time (14.36 MSK). The earthquake lies at a depth of 236.1 kilometers. The epicenter was located 57 kilometers south-west of Opunake.

In mid-February 2011 in the second largest city in New Zealand, Christchurch, a devastating earthquake that almost leveled the center of the city. Many buildings were destroyed, the central cathedral, several areas are uninhabitable. 6.3 magnitude earthquake's epicenter was located in the vicinity of

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Earthquake in Tajikistan

Earthquake in Tajikistan Natural Disasters

In the central part of Tajikistan earthquake with magnitude 5.7 points and a depth of 10 km. Despite the fact that the seismic standards can not be considered a strong earthquake, it brought significant damage in the Tajik Garm area a hundred miles north of the ancient Kulob (Khatlon region). Officially confirmed information about a deceased person, to whom fell the wall of the building collapsing.

In addition to damaged houses reported landslides that occurred in the same area. Beneath the mud killed herds of cows and sheep. In the Tajik capital Dushanbe

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Christchurch earthquake is once again facing

Christchurch earthquake is once again facing natural disasters

In the new year the New Zealand city of Christchurch again subjected to earthquakes. More than 40 aftershocks have occurred during the day, recorded on January 2, 2012. Night 5.5 earthquake caused automatic shutdown of the power supply of 10 thousand homes, however, the morning service was resumed. Data on soil liquefaction or destroyed houses have been reported. During the night there were 14 aftershocks force of more than 3.3, the last of which took place about 20 kilometers from the city.

Recent earthquakes much afraid of people, but to ensure the

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Volgograd residents again complained to the earthquake


1.02.12Vchera from residents Traktorozavodskogo, Krasnooktyabrskiy and Dzerzhinsky district of Volgograd again received calls in the security department of the reports of the alleged earthquake.

As reported in the committee Civil Protection Administration of Volgograd, the citizens complained shaking houses, furniture, utensils and cracks in the walls. It turned out that the reason for this again was the destruction of ammunition in the training center "Prudboy."

Angelina Oreshkina


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